“It's not our normal day-to-day life to go through chemotherapy,” she explained. “It upsets the apple cart of your life story, actually."
Drug use at festivals like Shambhala isn’t going anywhere—they’re simply trying to make the practice safer.
The findings may mean that scientists can develop strategies for earlier detection of pancreatic cancer and methods to prevent the disease.
Ending the war on drugs will reduce stigma and help address overdose deaths, reads a declaration issued by the Nurses and Nurse Practitioners of B.C. and the Harm Reduction Nurses Association.
Officials are cautiously optimistic about a 2019 dip in fatal overdoses but other indicators suggest B.C.'s health emergency continues with no end in sight.
Algernon Pharmaceuticals finds safe, approved generic drugs and screens them for their ability to cure different diseases to the ones they were originally billed for.
John Jefferson enjoyed riding his motorcycle before the ankle injury that changed his life.
Among the different types of blood that are needed, the Canadian Blood Services encourages people with the universal blood type (O Negative) to donate.
The company believes in building a health system that is more holistic and proactive.
Domenic and Gloria Cuccione have honoured their son by raising many millions of dollars to help create a better future for other kids.
British Columbia is transitioning to cheaper options for certain medications.
He says that some undocumented people in the Lower Mainland won't seek help for health-care problems for fear of being deported.