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Timmins physicians mark 30 years of practice

Timmins physicians mark 30 years of practice

Timmins physicians mark 30 years of practice For Dr. Nancy Woods and Dr. Larry Malo, their tenure in Timmins was only supposed to last five years. But three decades after… Read more »

Hospice within hospital offers end-of-life care

Hospice within hospital offers end-of-life care

Timmins palliative patients now have a peaceful quiet place Patients in Timmins receiving palliative care have a peaceful, quiet space where they can live out their final days with comfort… Read more »

College serves needs of Francophone community

College serves needs of Francophone community

Consortium fills gaps in health sciences education Collège Boréal’s suite of French-language health-care programs helps to ensure francophone patients across the country are served in their preferred language. There are… Read more »

Physician assistant program leads way to family practice

Physician assistant program leads way to family practice

The two-year PA program was a way for Dr. Ming Li, a newcomer from China, to qualify as a physician in Timmins In 2006, when Dr. Ming Li applied for… Read more »

Manitoulin family doctor honoured by peers

Manitoulin family doctor honoured by peers

Dr. Maurianne Reade has been practising in Mindemoya for 15 years Dr. Maurianne Reade had only planned to practise medicine on Manitoulin Island for six months, but the beauty of… Read more »

Four-season greenhouse could help remote First Nations

Four-season greenhouse could help remote First Nations

Health, nutrition key benefits Could a new, modernized greenhouse design help increase health and nutrition in remote First Nation communities? Jeff Scharf thinks so. And he already has a handful… Read more »

Community engagement highlight of rural Manitoulin practice

Community engagement highlight of rural Manitoulin practice

A two-minute walk to work and white-tailed deer in the backyard In the small town of Gore Bay, population 900, Dr. Chantelle Wilson walks the two minutes from her home… Read more »

North Bay hospitality wins over Ottawa anesthesiologist

North Bay hospitality wins over Ottawa anesthesiologist

A beautiful city, a wonderful department and great career opportunities For anesthesiologist Dr. Jehn Mihill, a first impression made all the difference in choosing where she would practise medicine. Lost… Read more »

Sudbury health centre selected for back pain pilot

Sudbury health centre selected for back pain pilot

Program to reduce pain, lower medical costs An Aboriginal health-care centre in Sudbury is participating in a new pilot project that aims to reduce lower back pain in patients by… Read more »

Canadian scientists leading the way in ALS research

Canadian scientists leading the way in ALS research

Work focused on improving patient quality of life Canada is leading the way in research into amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a fatal neurodegenerative disease for which there is no cure…. Read more »

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