Health Care in Canada

Too Much Health Care Can Be Harmful

Noralou Roos | Posted 08.20.2013 | Canada Living
Noralou Roos

It is easy to assume that the real problem with our health care system is "not enough" -- not enough physicians, not enough MRIs, not enough money. In fact, sometimes more care -- specifically care that you don't need -- can be harmful for your health, and expose you to unnecessary risks.

Why Are Canadians Paying Top Dollar for Bargain-Basement Health Care?

Nadeem Esmail | Posted 07.15.2013 | Canada Living
Nadeem Esmail

Canadian taxpayers are not receiving the same sort of value that their counterparts in other nations are when it comes to universally accessible health care. In fact, Canadians spend much more for their health care and receive lower quality care than other countries with universal-access systems.

Wanted: Private Health Care Services For Canadians

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 06.29.2012 | Canada Politics

Given the choice between a private and a public health care system, Canadians overwhelmingly choose the latter. But insert a third option – a mixed ...

Can Money Really Buy Better Health Care?

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.14.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - When it comes to certain kinds of medical conditions, people may get better treatment at Ontario hospitals that spend more on care than hosp...