Perry Kendall

B.C.'s Gambling Problem Doubles

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The number of severely addicted gamblers in British Columbia has more than doubled while the provincial government has taken in billions i...

B.C. First Nations Progress Threatened: Top Official

CP | Rebekah Funk, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.28.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Federal tough-on-crime legislation puts vulnerable First Nations' communities at risk and could be exacerbating a vicious cycle of poverty...

B.C. Nurses' Flu Shot Fight Intensifies

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Another round of fighting has erupted between British Columbia's nurses and its health officer after a U.K.-based, non-profit scientific g...

B.C. Nurses Object To Flu-Shot Policy

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Britsh Columbia nurses are raising concerns about new regulations requiring health-care workers to either get the flu shot or wear masks d...

Deadly Chemical Found In Ecstasy

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.13.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - All 16 deaths from ecstasy overdoses in British Columbia last year will be examined by the coroner's office to determine whether some were...