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March 20, 2013

"Our members are passionate about the work that they do and are very proud to support the future of that work here at Casey House," said Mackinnon.

March 12, 2013

“Given alcohol’s status as the leading risk factor for ill-health, injury and disability in North America” much more needs to be done, according to the researchers.

March 5, 2013

“The inability for on-call paramedics to immediately respond to an emergency situation could have devastating and tragic results." - Carol Furlong.

February 25, 2013

Research has shown that women shift workers exposed to light at night are at increased risk for breast cancer. 

January 31, 2013

The public has a right to know and needs to know result of HQCA investigation.

January 31, 2013

Health-care union fears other programs may be cut.

January 30, 2013

More specialized health care positions needed to ensure access to health care.

January 23, 2013

"Albertans have made it clear time after time that they favour a fairer tax system over a failing health-care system,” says Ballermann.

January 16, 2013

“Kids diagnosed with autism need immediate and intensive therapy. But it’s not just children with autism who are waiting for therapy,” Johnson said.

January 11, 2013

Closure of Kelowna’s Crossroads Alcohol and Drug Treatment Centre would leave Okanagan residents without any substance abuse treatment services outside of a hospital setting.