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EDMONTON - Alberta taxpayers will be shelling out $900,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by a former health executive fired over lavish expenses.

Alberta Health Services says in a news release that Allau

TORONTO - Canada is following in Australia's footsteps and is suspending visa applications for residents and nationals of the West African countries battling Ebola.

The federal government signalled i

LETHBRIDGE, Alta.

HALIFAX - The number of executives to operate Nova Scotia's health system will be trimmed by half once the government reduces the number of health boards from 10 to two on Apr.

REGINA - Consultants hired through a government program to streamline health services in Saskatchewan have spent more than $2.7 million on travel costs.

The province is paying $40 million over four y

TORONTO - A new report says Canada will pay only $61 more per person this year for health care compared to last year's expenditures.

The report says the increase in health spending was the lowest in

VANCOUVER - New research by a team in British Columbia shows girls under 15 years would only need two rather than three doses of HPV vaccine to protect themselves from certain forms of cancer.

The pr

NEW ORLEANS - Ebola fears have infected a medical conference on the subject.

CHICAGO - Fever? Headache? Muscle aches?

OTTAWA - Immigration officials are working furiously to finalize contingency plans for refugee health care coverage in the event the government loses a court battle this week on how much coverage refu