Cystic Fibrosis Patients Live Longer In Canada Than U.S.: Study

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2017 | Canada Living

Researchers on both sides of the border are trying to figure out why there's such a dramatic survival gap between the two countries.

Taxpayers Should Stop Subsidizing Doctors' Liability Costs

Kathleen Finlay | Posted 06.11.2016 | Canada Politics
Kathleen Finlay

the Canadian Medical Protective Association says it is "valued as an essential component of the Canadian healthcare system." But for patients who have experienced injury at the hands of a doctor, this organization looks more like the Darth Vader of the medico-legal system.

Is This Devil Really a Saint?

Tony Kondaks | Posted 07.22.2013 | Canada
Tony Kondaks

Susanna Kim of ABC News came out with a report on Wednesday which is spreading across the Internet like wildfire. The screaming headline says it all: ...

Why You Can't Get in to See Your Family Doctor

Francine Hardaway | Posted 02.28.2012 | Canada
Francine Hardaway

In Canada, the untold story is that although they are insured, 300,000 people are without a primary care doctor, because no matter how many doctors there are, it won't be enough if they have to limit the number of appointments they can grant a month.

Denmark's Big Fat Tax (and What it Means for Us)

David Gratzer | Posted 12.04.2011 | Canada
David Gratzer

Only you can manage your own diet and your own calorie intake. No government, no restaurant, no physician can do it for you. It's this complexity that makes personal health responsibility so important in reversing the obesity epidemic.