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9-Year-Old Taking Full Course Load At CCAC

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Nine-year-old Will Maillis is not your average college kid. His father says he was speaking sentences at seven months.

“I’d put him to bed, and he’d be in a crib, and I’d say go to sleep, go to sleep, and he’d say, I don’t want to.” 248 more words

News

Elderly Toronto man finds maggots in wound despite home nursing care

At 80 years old, Louis Szikla expected to face health problems — but nothing like what happened to him.

Doctors recently discovered maggots on his foot after Szikla a hospital visit last December. 469 more words

Canada

CCAC Offering Informational Sessions To Former ITT Tech Students

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Students affected by the closing of ITT Technical Institute are getting some help.

CCAC is developing a plan to help those students finish their classes. 138 more words

News

'In-and-out' surgical hospital visits

I am amazed to discover that after I have surgery for melanoma, which will require a drain for several days under my right arm, I do not qualify for any home care. 210 more words

Letters

Ontario bill would overhaul $50 billion health-care system, close CCACs

Ontario’s Liberal government has introduced legislation aimed at improving patient care which calls for some major changes to the $50-billion health-care system.

The 14 Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) set up by the Liberals will be given an expanded role while the Community Care Access Centres (CCACs) created by the previous Tory government will be shut down. 339 more words

Health

Ontario To Axe CCAC In $50 Billion Health Care Overhaul

(Nothing to see here: Federal Health Minister mum on Ontario Closure of Community Care Access Centres)

The horror stories continue for the people of Ontario, with the federal government still very much on the sidelines.   232 more words

Accountability