Wednesday August 13, 2014
The news of Robin Williams' death on Monday sent shockwaves throughout the entertainment world. A flood of media couverage has since tackled the subject of depression and suicide in a variety of ways.
Robert Whitley is a McGill University researcher who focuses on how the media shapes public perceptions, and he tells us how celebrity deaths influence the way we look at mental illness.
Tuesday July 22, 2014
Categories: First Nations, Health, Northern Quebec
Thursday May 22, 2014
If you live outside of the Quebec City, Montreal, or Townships areas, the following fac won't come as a surprise: There aren't nearly enough dentists in this province's regions. As a matter of fact, 35% of Quebec's population has no dental care at all. The province's Order of Dentists says it's time the government give the issue priority as a question of public health.
Dr. Peter White is one of those rare regional dentists, his practice is in New Richmond on the Gaspe coast. He is the vice-president of the Quebec Order of Dentists.
Categories: Health, Lower North Shore
- August 2014
- July 2014
- May 2014
- Thu., 22 – Lack of dentists in Quebec's regions
- April 2014
- March 2014
- February 2014
- January 2014
- Thu., 16 – Hospitals charging for private rooms
- December 2013
- Thu., 19 – New Health Coop to open in Ayer's Cliff
- October 2013
- September 2013
- Fri., 27 – A new Hôtel-Dieu hospital for Quebec City
- August 2013
- July 2013
- June 2013
- May 2013
- November 2011