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Woman pinned between cars in Beechwood parking lot dies in hospital

A woman in her 80s died in hospital Wednesday afternoon after she was crushed between her own and another car in a Beechwood Avenue parking lot. 216 more words

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Healthcare: it's full of special people

I want to send a letter to the people of Saskatchewan regarding our health-care system.

My mother was taken to the Pasqua Hospital with a gallstone sitting on her liver. 144 more words

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Blood, guts and babies: Journal reporter helps deliver (fake) child during hands-on session with first responders

Blood. Guts. Organs.

There was plenty of the three — all fake, of course — at an Emergency Medical Services station Tuesday in Edmonton.

Alberta Health Services had invited reporters to participate in a hands-on session for national Paramedic Services Week to better understand the life-saving skills used by paramedics, and my bosses decided to send me, their most squeamish summer reporter, to participate. 591 more words

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Running this weekend? High temperatures could put you at risk

High temperatures and the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend have aligned. The result: an increased risk of heat-related illnesses for runners participating in Saturday and Sunday’s events. 456 more words

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It's a wrap! (almost)

Hello All!

Hope you are all doing well! It’s been a while since I’ve posted and have since completed Surgery, ER and OMM! I’m on my final rotation–psychiatry at the State Penitentiary–and it’s going to be interesting, only four more weeks to go!! 378 more words

Clinical Rotations

Off-duty paramedic finds crash victim on roadside

An off-duty paramedic travelling home after her night shift found a young man lying on the ground after a single-vehicle crash early Monday on Carp Road, the emergency service said. 127 more words

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