Where you live in Canada may affect your ability to make healthy choices: study

TORONTO — Where a person lives in Canada may affect their ability to make healthy choices due to a significant difference in environmental factors such the...

New Impaired Driving laws begin Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018. Stiffer Penalties included.

(ORILLIA, ON) - With Part 2 of Bill C-46 coming into effect tomorrow (December 18, 2018), the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) will begin to...

Anishinabek Nation leadership disappointed by cultural funding cuts by provincial government

ANISHINABEK NATION HEAD OFFICE (December 17, 2018)— Anishinabek Nation Lake Huron Region Chair and Nipissing First Nation Chief Scott McLeod is disappointed following the...

Women more likely than men to experience workplace harassment: StatsCan study

OTTAWA — A new study suggests women are more likely than men to experience workplace harassment, and that it's more common in health-related fields. The...

CFIA announces recall of some types of cauliflower, lettuce due to E. coli fears

OTTAWA — The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has announced a recall of certain types of cauliflower and lettuce due to possible E. coli contamination. In...

Government funding cut a financial blow for Ontario midwives, association says

TORONTO — The association representing Ontario midwives is "very disappointed" about the province's decision to cut funding to the birth practitioners' regulatory college, saying the already underpaid workers will...

Supreme Court upholds feds’ right to reargue facts in assisted-dying case

OTTAWA — The Supreme Court of Canada will not hear a severely ill woman's appeal of a British Columbia court ruling that found the...

Experts struggle with ethics of assisted death for people with mental disorders

OTTAWA — Experts the federal government charged with looking at whether people suffering only from mental disorders should be eligible for medically assisted death...

Safer opioids actively being reviewed for epidemic: chief public health officer

OTTAWA — The need to increase access to a safer supply of opioids is being "actively reviewed" with provinces and territories, Canada's chief public...

Northern Policy Institute Looks at Food Security in Northern Ontario

The high cost of healthy eating is an ongoing concern for many families and individuals in Ontario’s northern communities. It often leads to food...

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