March 20, 2018

Checking baby vision

Checking baby vision

Maria takes her son Marko for an eye exam to learn what signs to look for in case your baby is not seeing clearly.

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Whitewood's IWK Job Up For Renewal (by subscription only)

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N.S. spends $39.6 million on doctors, including $150 new-patient bonus

N.S. spends $39.6 million on doctors, including $150 new-patient bonus

Nova Scotia's family doctors are getting a pay boost -- including a one-time, $150 bonus for every new patient they take on who was previously without a doctor.

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Nova Scotia spending $39.6M on compensation for doctors | CBC News

Nova Scotia spending $39.6M on compensation for doctors | CBC News

Family doctors are getting a raise and being offered incentives to take on more patients, share more info with the province, and to switch to phone, text or email consultations.

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EDITORIAL: A good start for family doctors, Mr. Premier

EDITORIAL: A good start for family doctors, Mr. Premier

On Monday, Stephen McNeil tried to push the reset button on his government’s tattered relationship with many Nova Scotia family doctors.

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N.S. spends $39.6 million on doctors, including $150 new-patient bonus

N.S. spends $39.6 million on doctors, including $150 new-patient bonus

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's family doctors are getting a pay boost — including a one-time, $150 bonus for every new patient they take on who was previously without a doctor. Premier Stephen McNeil announc

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Nova Scotia to spend $39.6M on incentives for doctors to reduce wait-lists

Nova Scotia to spend $39.6M on incentives for doctors to reduce wait-lists

Part of the funding - $13.9 million - will go toward increasing amounts for fee-for-service and the alternative payment plan for family doctors.

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The pitfalls of consumer breast cancer gene testing | CBC Radio

The pitfalls of consumer breast cancer gene testing | CBC Radio

Consumer genetics company 23andMe is offering breast cancer testing without going to your doctor. @NightshiftMD tells you if it's worth it.

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For menopause sex discomfort, gel worked as well as hormone

For menopause sex discomfort, gel worked as well as hormone

In a study of women with menopause-related sexual discomfort, gels worked as well as prescription hormone tablets at reducing symptoms.

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