Tag Archives: Health Care

The virtuous enjoy their day

Your humble content provider — still on holiday in Montreal — had this stuff ready to post this past Saturday night but decided to let his employer get the first crack at publishing it. I’m sharing this with you now … Continue reading

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A defeat for decency

This past May, it started with this: Ce projet créera inévitablement une augmentation majeure de la criminalité dans votre voisinage, prostitution, trafic de drogues tel que le crack et les méthamphetamines, présence de seringues, de condoms, de tessons de bouteilles … Continue reading

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The Globe and Mail nails it

Greenland’s success shows Canada’s child mortality disgrace — The Globe and Mail

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Some RSV-related reading

My WordPress blog stats tool informs me that my most recent post produced a dramatic spike in page views today, orders of magnitude greater than the meagre numbers that it usually attracts. Given this level of interest, I thought some … Continue reading

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A blistering attack on the Government of Nunavut

In an article published in a recent issue of the Canadian Polar Commission’s Meridian newsletter, Dr. Anna Banerji, a well-known disease expert, unloads on the Government of Nunavut, the Government of Canada and the pediatric research community for ignoring the … Continue reading

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