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  • Cancer society, lawyer laud Cameron update

    Thirty-nine of the 60 recommendations of the Cameron report are either done or have substantial progress, Health Minister Jerome Kennedy ...

  • Doctors go public with contract proposals

    The Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association (NLMA) opened its contract proposals to the media Tuesday and will soon take its case to public ...

  • Options limited

    The St. John's mother of a child with autism desperate to prepare her son for school says he's been turned away by daycares in the city. Wanda ...

  • Focus on patient flow

    Eastern Health released a $450,000 consultant's report on patient flow problems Thursday, but there are no timelines as to when the public will ...

  • 'Let's get past this'

    The Newfoundland and Lab-rador Medical Association (NLMA) is calling for a simmering down of what has become an explosive feud between doctors at ...

  • Mistakes can be made, doctor says

    The machine at the centre of the latest Eastern Health testing debacle is a beneficial technology, but labs must keep on top of the pitfalls that ...

  • Fallout for failure at Eastern Health

    There has been fallout from the cyclosporine errors for three Eastern Health employees, including the chief of laboratory medicine who has ...

  • 'Serious breach' of policy

    Occurrence reports on problems in Eastern Health's biochemistry lab should have been submitted as early as last fall, but no documentation was ...

  • New animal laws coming

    St. John's SPCA executive director Debbie Powers was overjoyed Monday when the province announced it would bring in a new animal protection act ...

  • Go Travel out of business

    Go Travel South/Go Travel Flights, a company that was supposed to begin direct flights from St. John's to Gatwick Airport in London beginning in ...