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at 20:53 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

Woman with Alzheimer's told by condo board to get rid of specially trained dog

WINNIPEG — The Manitoba Human Rights Commission is investigating a complaint about a woman with Alzheimer's being told by her condominium board that she can no longer keep her specially trained dog.


at 19:26 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

Program to continue in northern Saskatchewan that uses robot to help patients

SASKATOON — A new technology that allows a health-care provider to interact with patients through a robot will become a permanent fixture in a northern Saskatchewan community.


at 17:08 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

Baby born with DNA from 3 people, first from new technique

NEW YORK — Scientists say the first baby has been born from a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people — the mother, the father and an egg donor.


at 12:42 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

Calgary woman fined for health information breach at children's hospital

CALGARY — A woman has been convicted and fined for a health information privacy breach while she was working at the Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary.


at 09:03 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

Spending squabble looms as pressure mounts on Liberals over health spending

OTTAWA — A fresh bout of bickering over health care spending loomed on Canada's political horizon Monday as the federal Liberal government came under opposition fire for its apparent refusal to fully restore transfer payments to the provinces.


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