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<b>ONTARIO:</b> Province trumpets digital health strategy with video visits, online bookings

ONTARIO: Province trumpets digital health strategy with video visits, online bookings

It is expected to be fully implemented in 2021-22
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Catholic teachers vote 97 per cent for strike, but talks continue

ONTARIO: Catholic teachers vote 97 per cent for strike, but talks continue

OECTA is now the third of four major teachers' unions whose members are heading toward potential strike action
<b>WORLD:</b> History in the making as impeachment witness says Trump asked about Ukraine probes

WORLD: History in the making as impeachment witness says Trump asked about Ukraine probes

The impeachment inquiry was launched after an anonymous whistleblower’s complaint about Trump’s dealings with Ukraine
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Province starts merging health agencies, fires nine LHIN executives

ONTARIO: Province starts merging health agencies, fires nine LHIN executives

Health minister Christine Elliot says the changes will have no impact on patients
<b>CANADA:</b> Report predicts drug resistance likely to kill 400,000 Canadians by 2050

CANADA: Report predicts drug resistance likely to kill 400,000 Canadians by 2050

The increase is expected to cost Canada 396,000 lives, $120 billion in hospital expenses and $388 billion in GDP over the next three decades
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> What is gout? What you need to know about this painful disease

BEYOND LOCAL: What is gout? What you need to know about this painful disease

Chiropodist Shannon Youn says, if you have it, you'll know it
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> People with depression are often told to exercise. What if they can’t?

BEYOND LOCAL: People with depression are often told to exercise. What if they can’t?

The notion that physical activity helps patients with depression has been well documented in medical research, however, the motivation and energy needed to exercise are often directly at odds with the symptoms of a mood disorder
<b>CANADA:</b> Experts say 'zombie debt' will haunt more Canadians as scourge of indebtedness rises

CANADA: Experts say 'zombie debt' will haunt more Canadians as scourge of indebtedness rises

Zombie debts are old accounts that may have been written off as 'uncontrollable,' and which have passed the statute of limitations
<b>CANADA:</b> Don Cherry's recent remarks, and how bystanders can challenge unacceptable comments

CANADA: Don Cherry's recent remarks, and how bystanders can challenge unacceptable comments

Prejudice remarks often go unchallenged because people are afraid of provoking violence, want to avoid conflict, or don't know how to step in
<b>WORLD:</b> Canada among three G20 countries least likely to hit emissions targets

WORLD: Canada among three G20 countries least likely to hit emissions targets

Report says Canada is lagging behind on reducing energy use from cars and buildings