I really didn’t want to have chemotherapy. Not only did I not want to lose my hair, but I didn’t believe in it. Surely something which was going to damage my immune system and kill healthy cells was going to poison me, and in the long run weaken me, making it more likely that I would have cancer again. 691 more words
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Ontario Premier Doug Ford’s measures could cost Windsor-Essex 81 hospital beds and up to 390 medical staff members, says the union representing hospital employees.
In release on Thursday, the Ontario Council of Hospital Unions and the Canadian Union of Public Employees warned that Ford’s promises of tax cuts, a public service “efficiency” program, and other policies will have a negative impact on community hospitals such as those in Windsor. 134 more words
It’s enough to make a person believe in fate.
In 2001, the unidentified skeletal remains of a woman were found in a wooded incline behind the old Royal Victoria Hospital, on the south-facing slope of Mount Royal. 1,112 more words
“My biggest motivator is to pass that gift of hope and possibility on to others,” says one Minnesota Recovery Corps volunteer.
Minnesota is piloting a new program that’s harnessing the “people power” of AmeriCorps to support local addiction-recovery efforts. 31 more words