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  • Graham new president of provincial medical association

    Originally from Rose Blanche, Graham set up practice in Port aux Basques after completing her residency program at Memorial about 15 years ago. ...

  • Roll out, Jonathan!

    The trip was made possible thanks to the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada (CWF). Mrs. Grandy’s son Jonathan, 13, was born with a congenital ...

  • Caleb’s courage

    The diagnosis came after a doctor’s suspicions of child abuse were proven unfounded. Jenny said it was a “roller coaster ride” when she brought ...

  • ‘Bubble’ and bone marrow transplant save toddler’s life

    Logan is now three years old. His health problems began just after his first birthday when bacteria entered his blood stream.The rash caused by ...

  • Throwing in the trowel (and keyboard)

    The column evolved over the years, Strong says, as new seeds were introduced and interest in gardening grew.“When I started the first column (in ...

  • Young people ill-informed about sexual health: officials

    Anita Forward and Donna Dawe are health promotion consultants with Eastern Health.It’s well documented, they say, that condom use is one of the ...

  • Michael Woods answers 20 Questions

    A molecular geneticist at Memorial University’s faculty of medicine, Woods was president of the Newfoundland and Labrador division of the ...

  • Linguistic defender

    Marguerite MacKenzie, a professor of linguistics in Memorial’s faculty of arts, has been working with aboriginal communities for 40 years. Her ...

  • Kandice Power answers 20 Questions

    The 19-year-old, second-year Memorial University student is optimistic she’ll reach that goal by the time she crowns her successor on Nov. 10.“I ...

  • Autistic kids need more supports, parents say

    Marcus Robertson loves trains, animals, languages and homemade spaghetti.The nine-year-old can speak a little French and Spanish and is learning ...