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Giving Thanks

Happy Thanksgiving to all of my readers!  I know it’s a bit cliche to be writing about what I am thankful for, but I have so much to be thankful for, this year especially. 437 more words

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Christmas hampers.

Hello everyone,

Applications for the Christmas Hampers provided by North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society in partnership with the Nelson Salvation Army are now available.  Applications will be available to families or individuals in need at the North Lake Family Centre (located in Jewett School, Meadow Creek) the Kaslo Family Centre (located in JVH School) , North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society and the Kaslo Food Hub (basement of St. 60 more words


Engaging a wider audience in online communities

By Providence Health Care (@Providence_Hlth)

Providence Health Care is excited to moderate #hcsmca on December 3, 2014. Join us as we share our experience with… 384 more words


Home care agency gets $4.1M bailout

Keeping open the obstetrics unit in Leamington is still a possibility.

Board members from the Erie St. Clair Local Health Integration Network approved a plan to study the proposed elimination of the obstetrics unit from the Leamington District Memorial Hospital at a special board meeting Thursday night. 832 more words


Choosing the right doctor(s) for your a medically fragile child or dependent adult

Today is American Thanksgiving, and a lot of parents of kids with MECP2 duplication syndrome or other conditions that make them medically fragile are thankful for the many excellent doctors that have helped their kids. 939 more words


Doctor, do I have to stay on these medications?

This is the first article in the ‘Blogging on Demand’ series. If you have a topic you want me to blog about, feel free to send an…

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Charles Schumer Commits a Kinsley Gaffe

And boy, what a Kinsley gaffe it is:

Democrats made a strategic mistake by passing the Affordable Care Act, Sen. Charles Schumer (N.Y.), the third-ranking member of the Senate Democratic leadership, said Tuesday.

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