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CALGARY - Alberta paramedics are angry about a memo from the government that asks them to fund the purchase of medical equipment through a voluntary payroll deduction.

Elisabeth Ballerman, president

BRANTFORD, Ont.

TORONTO - Health-care advocates are warning that a minor increase in health spending in Ontario will lead to nursing job cuts, hospital closures and poorer drug coverage.

The Liberal government's tot

NEW YORK, N.Y.

SURREY, B.C.

BRANTFORD, Ont.

LONDON - The world's leading malaria vaccine candidate appears to be a disappointment, with final study results showing it doesn't work very well and that initial protection fades over time.

Despite

SASKATOON - The union that represents registered nurses in Saskatchewan says a staff shortage is endangering patients across the province.

A new report from the Saskatchewan Union of Nurses says one

TORONTO - Is sugar the new tobacco?

FREDERICTON - The New Brunswick government has begun negotiating with a company to take over management of dietary services, housekeeping and porters in the province's hospitals, which a union says is