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at 12:51 on April 01, 2015, EDT.

New Brunswick budget unfairly targets seniors and students, critics say

FREDERICTON - New Brunswick's finance minister is fending off accusations that his first budget unfairly targets seniors and students.


at 12:24 on April 01, 2015, EDT.

Saskatchewan covers cost of new hepatitis C drugs at a cost of up to $10 million

REGINA - The Saskatchewan government says it will now provide new drug coverage for hepatitis C — a viral disease that affects the liver.


at 11:13 on April 01, 2015, EDT.

Deal reached in insurance clawback case involving woman unable to speak, walk

HALIFAX - A woman who was left unable to speak or walk following a car accident has reached a settlement with the Nova Scotia government after the province attempted to claw back her insurance settlement.


at 01:16 on April 01, 2015, EDT.

3-D print technology provides cheap, lightweight 'robohand' to 7-year-old California girl

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. - Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting a prosthetic limb where her missing left hand had once been.


at 22:53 on March 31, 2015, EDT.

Texas House OKs cutting $3M in HIV-prevention programs, putting money to abstinence education

AUSTIN, Texas - Texas would cut $3 million from programs to prevent HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases and spend that money instead on abstinence education under a contentious Republican-sponsored measure tucked into the state budget Tuesday night.


at 17:17 on March 31, 2015, EDT.

Medical community skeptical about Ontario's move to regulate homeopaths

TORONTO - Ontario's move to regulate the field of homeopathy in a way similar to how it governs doctors and nurses, making it the first province to do so, is being greeted with skepticism from some in the medical and scientific community.


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