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New prostate cancer treatment looks like 'a winning opportunity for all'

A clinical trial testing a new radiation treatment for prostate cancer has the potential to improve this area’s lower-than-average survival rate.

“I would hope so,” says Dr. 670 more words

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Advocates rally ahead of unofficial referendum on health-care cuts

Activists across the province want your vote for better health care.

About 70 advocates, many holding labour group flags, rallied Tuesday on the grounds of Windsor Regional Hospital’s Metropolitan Campus calling for an end to health-care cuts. 489 more words

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Sending patients away raises red flags

Re: Critically ill patients sent to Sarnia, by Brian Cross, May 11.

People need to pay attention to this. The “mega” hospital that is being planned will have even fewer beds available than we have now and if the cut to nurses happens, we will have even fewer beds open due to nurse shortages. 175 more words

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Yes, let's put high-rise on Abars site

Re: Abars tavern not worth saving, column by Chris Vander Doelen, May 12.

Cheers to Vander Doelen for suggesting another Solidarity Towers on the Abars site. 175 more words

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Windsor hospital part of 'silent crisis' in health care funding, says Ontario NDP

Windsor Regional Hospital is another victim of a “silent crisis” in provincial health care funding, says the leader of the Ontario NDP.

“The Liberals are forcing our hospitals to make decisions based on dollars and deficits rather than what’s best for patients here in Ontario,” said Andrea Horwath in front of WRH’s Metropolitan Campus on Sunday. 567 more words

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15-year-old cancer centre 'bursting at the seams'

Just 15 years old, the local cancer centre is “bursting at the seams,” following a decade when demand for radiation therapy grew by almost 40 per cent. 1,205 more words

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Windsor man humorously documents serious hoverboard accident

Windsor resident Les Holmes knows his excitement over his new hoverboard was no excuse for not being careful — and now he’s hoping his accident and nasty knee injury… 779 more words

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