The Housecall puts the focus on World Maternal Mental Health Day with psychiatrist Dr. Tanya Tulipan.
Cheryl Botas gave birth to a healthy baby boy on Nov. 26, the latest step in what she calls her journey to motherhood amid the challenges of mental illness.
The IWK Health Centre says it saw a jump in visits to the emergency department over the winter months, leading the Nova Scotia Nurses' Union to call for a faster expansion of the department.
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There are more Nova Scotians waiting for a family doctor today than there were two months ago. That's despite of a new incentive program the province rolled out in April.
Family doctors took nearly 900 new patients in the first month of the Nova Scotia government's incentive program, but how that has impacted the list of roughly 44,000 people waiting for a family docto
The N.S. government says its incentive program to get patients off the doctor waitlist is working, but the claim is based only on one month.
The program was part of nearly $40 million in funding recently announced for family doctors, including $13.9 million for pay hikes.
The Nova Scotia government says family doctors took nearly 900 new patients in the first month of its incentive program.