Meet the 55-year-old veterinarian who walked away from a 6-figure salary in the prime of her career because corporate ownership drove her to the nonprofit world
Alicia Bye used to co-own two clinics in Texas but she got out of the game at age 44. The impact of vets leaving large-animal care could have a dangerous effect on food safety.
Sunny Nagpaul (via Fortune) | 2/28/24
The Manitoba government has announced it will be adding more psychiatrists in the province to address lengthy wait times and high demand for mental health services.
Marney Blunt (via Global News) | 2/28/24
The latest edition of the #WeCount report for the Society of Family Planning found the monthly average basically unchanged from the Roe v. Wade world.
Geoff Mulvihill, The Associated Press (via Fortune) | 2/28/24
Nova Scotians with diabetes will now have access to government funding for glucose monitoring and greater access to the province's insulin pump program.
Via Global News | 2/28/24
Here’s what you need to know about norovirus, the highly contagious ‘winter vomiting disease’ that hand sanitizer can’t kill
Norovirus is also nicknamed “the cruise ship virus,” as it easily spreads among people in close quarters.
Erin Prater (via Fortune) | 2/28/24
Belly fat tied to brain health in middle-aged adults at high risk of Alzheimer’s, study finds—but it’s worse for men
The amounts of fat in the liver, abdomen, and pancreas impact cognitive function and regional brain volumes, Rutgers Health researchers say.
Lindsey Leake (via Fortune) | 2/28/24
In a CNBC interview last week, Kellogg’s CEO Gary Pilnick offered a tip to cash-strapped consumers: swap out traditional dinners for cereal to save on grocery costs.
Katie Dangerfield (via Global News) | 2/28/24
Family and friends of a young shelter worker in Nanaimo are speaking out about her death from an undiagnosed serious infection.
Amy Judd (via Global News) | 2/27/24
Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra visited Alabama to lead a roundtable discussion with a group of IVF patients on Tuesday in Birmingham.
Via Global News | 2/27/24
Roy Jakobs, CEO, Royal Philips, joined TheStreet to discuss which Philips products he's most excited about as it continues shaping the future of healthcare.
Rebecca Mezistrano (via TheStreet) | 2/27/24
New Brunswick has been under fire for the use of expensive travel nurse contracts to fill gaps in the healthcare system.
Silas Brown (via Global News) | 2/27/24
The chambers of commerce said a well-developed national pharmacare program could benefit Alberta’s economy in light of the ongoing labour shortages.
Adam Toy (via Global News) | 2/27/24
Roughly 10,000 patients in rural Ontario could lose their doctor due to a provincial funding decision that splits a small town into haves and have-nots, a clinic director warns.
Abigail Bimman (via Global News) | 2/27/24
Six firefighters with Edmonton Fire Rescue Services are camping out on the rooftop of Station 2, in an effort to make a difference for families affected by muscular dystrophy.
Nicole Siemens (via Global News) | 2/27/24
Emissions data fraud has been a big problem for China's carbon trading scheme, but State Council officials have drawn up new rules with far tougher penalties, which are set to be enforced in …
Jim Pollard (via Asia Financial) | 2/27/24
(NewsUSA) - It’s practically Spring, and the outdoors is calling. “I’ll be back on my bike and celebrating the return of sunny weather,” says Todd Fishman, a long-time Louisville, Kentucky, …
A long-time fund manager shares favorite ideas for global stock investors in an exclusive TheStreet interview.
Dan Weil (via TheStreet) | 2/26/24
Nonbinary teen who died the day after a fight with three girls in a bathroom spurs student walkout in Oklahoma
Police are investigating Nex Benedict's cause of death.
The Associated Press (via Fortune) | 2/26/24
Unequal pay, inadequate child care options, and workplace bias are just some of the challenges women face.
Sunny Nagpaul (via Fortune) | 2/26/24
There are growing calls to start screening earlier for colorectal cancer in Canada and some provinces are considering it amid an 'alarming' increase in cases among young adults.
Saba Aziz (via Global News) | 2/26/24
Bedbugs might be the big news story, but they're not the biggest threat to the continued success of the Las Vegas Strip.
Daniel Kline (via TheStreet) | 2/26/24
Alberta intends to opt out of the proposed national pharmacare plan.
Carolyn Kury de Castillo (via Global News) | 2/25/24
Seeking prompt diagnosis at a walk-in clinic can be a benefit for patients, but this convenience can come at a cost for their primary physician.
Katie Dangerfield (via Global News) | 2/25/24
One secret to preventing dementia, diabetes, and heart disease may lie in your oral health habits. Here’s the dental routine to follow
While the overall connection between oral health and overall health is well documented, it’s not generally discussed at well or dental visits.
Nicole Gull McElroy (via Fortune) | 2/24/24
The program is looking for extra volunteers, but for now, staff are hoping to make it a monthly event and bring twinkles to the eyes of residents.
Micah Quintin (via Global News) | 2/23/24