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Image: Facebook/Nurses Education Montreal
| January 19, 2016
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Problem: with a lack of long-term care spaces, shortage of hospital and chronic care beds people are having to be cared for at home. And, most often, this work falls to family members, mainly women.

Patent term extensions in TPP likely to increase health-care costs for Canadians

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Problems? Oh, the Trans-Pacific Partnership has a few! Read about them all in the new series The Trouble with the TPP.



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Privately sponsored refugees face gap in health-care services

December 20, 2015
| Government-sponsored refugees arriving in B.C. are taken to a special clinic for an initial health checkup. Privately sponsored refugees have to rely on their sponsors to find health care.
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December 14, 2015 |
In most developed parts of the world, education is considered an investment -- not an expense.
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| December 4, 2015
Ugandan patients at the Out-Patient Department of Apac Hospital in northern Ugan
| December 1, 2015
November 20, 2015 |
Inequality in health is a reality in Canada, even though our health-care system is widely accessible.
| November 14, 2015
Brian Jean
| November 12, 2015
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