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Robyn Urback on the HPV vaccine: What’s worse than pre-marital sex? Cancer. That’s what

The Catholic Church has been pushing abstinence before marriage for, oh, a couple thousand years now. It hasn’t completely caught on. While some Catholics opt to heed to the instruction of Corinthians 7:2 and Hebrews 13:4 and others passages emphasizing the importance of an undefiled marriage bed, many others have not been swayed by the threat of eternal damnation. 830 more words

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What the Gargoyle heard: A week on the Hill

Parliament is in session, and so is The Gargoyle. From the Beauce to the bowels of the Centre Block, here’s some of what we heard. 1,326 more words


PETER KENT'S CANCER: will it help with public funding of HPV vaccination in boys? The case in B.C.


Conservative MP Peter Kent recently disclosed his battle against  tongue and throat cancer, caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV).

The upside of Kent’s experience is that it may help convince more parents to get their sons vaccinated against HPV. 643 more words

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‘I’m really lucky’: Conservative MP Peter Kent opens up about stage 4 cancer and the HPV vaccination

LISTEN: Peter Kent opens up about his battle with stage 4 cancer

OTTAWA – Just before Christmas last year, Conservative MP Peter Kent discovered a lump in his throat. 500 more words


Discovering new music - JAMsharp#


I became aware of JAMsharp through fellow independent music lover Peter Kent, who posted some photos on Facebook of their recent gig at… 307 more words


Personal data lost by two federal departments at same time

In the fall of 2012, a worker at Environment Canada lost a laptop containing the personal information of 13 people whom the department was set to hire. 494 more words