March 9, 2018

All your mammogram info isn’t making it to your doctor

All your mammogram info isn’t making it to your doctor

A national organization advocating for better breast cancer screening says Nova Scotia has the technology to provide breast density data to doctors and patients, but seems to be dragging its feet on

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VIBERT: Try again, top court tells psychologists

VIBERT: Try again, top court tells psychologists

The board that licenses psychologists to practise in Nova Scotia this week got schooled on how to apply the law that governs their profession and rebuked for being unfair by the Nova Scotia Supreme

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Women in Leadership — how to elevate your influence

Women in Leadership — how to elevate your influence

When I was a 30 -year-old mother and career-driven director at IWK Children’s Hospital, I was mistaken for the paper-boy by a staff member’s mother when dropping off documents at her house one Satur

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Guest Blog: 5 Tips Parents/Caregivers Can Use to Help Make Cancer Less Painful for Kids: #

Guest Blog: 5 Tips Parents/Caregivers Can Use to Help Make Cancer Less Painful for Kids: #

Pain is one of the most distressing symptoms children living with cancer experience. It can be caused by the disease, procedures and side effects of medication. Pain can be pervasive and impact every

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All your mammogram info isn't making it to your doctor

All your mammogram info isn't making it to your doctor

A national organization advocating for better breast cancer screening says Nova Scotia has the technology to provide breast density data to doctors and patients, but seems to be dragging its feet on i

medicalhealthnews.net
Days after giving birth to a baby boy, mom dies of strep A in hospital | CBC News

Days after giving birth to a baby boy, mom dies of strep A in hospital | CBC News

It was supposed to be the beginning of a new family together, but in the span of just three days, Ahmad Saleem's life changed forever. His wife, Ayesha Riaz, had just given birth to their baby son, Ee

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Young mother dies days after giving birth and contracting rare infection

Young mother dies days after giving birth and contracting rare infection

A grieving new father is looking for answers after he says his wife suddenly developed a fatal strep infection last month just days after giving birth to their first son.

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