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Manitoba patient heads to court demanding doctor-assisted death

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Jewish General Hospital to close 22 beds to save costs

Safe injection sites have potential to save lives, says Jane Philpott

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Canadians Embracing Expanded Role of Pharmacists - Survey shows deep trust in profession, appreciation for positive impact on health outcomes

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