Our societal terror of big bodies means those who have them often don’t get adequate medical care
During a 20-day period in July, there were 34 ambulances that went unstaffed in Nova Scotia.
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Nevaeh, who turned nine on July 27, was diagnosed with neuroblastoma at an early age and started a lemonade stand to raise money to help children diagnosed with the disease.
David Petrie, senior medical director of the emergency program of care for the Nova Scotia Health Authority said there are a number of factors contributing to ongoing temporary closures.
A senior medical official says Nova Scotia - where nine of its 38 hospital emergency rooms shut at least temporarily last week because of staffing shortages - may ultimately need fewer ERs than it has
The senior medical director of the province's emergency program says the right number of ERs is 'probably less' than the current 38. But David Petrie adds that doesn't mean the hospital itself will cl
The media reported nine ER closures in Nova Scotia during all or part of this past holiday weekend.
The crisis at the emergency room at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre — caused by the desperate shortage of available family doctors — is happening now.
The coordinator for a baseball program for children and youth with disabilities in Antigonish, N.S., aims to build a barrier-free baseball field this fall.