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12 years of giving; 23 years receiving

Friday, November 16, 2012 - 10:20am

When it comes to flu shots, Irene Yorke is both a giver and a recipient.

Update on Bethune Access

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 3:58pm

Update on flood cleanup and Bethune Building access - 3:30p.m., Wednesday, November 14.

Cobequid Community Health Centre emergency hours extended beginning Dec. 1

Friday, October 26, 2012 - 11:45am

As of Dec. 1, 2012 the emergency department will be open between 7 a.m. and midnight, seven days a week. The medical-surgical day clinic,...

Capital Health's Mental Health Program double award winner in 5th Anniversary National Mental Health Awards

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 3:59pm

The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) presented six Canadian organizations with awards last night at a formal event in Ottawa....

Life-changing technology

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 2:08pm

Lauren Billard has lived with discomfort for most of her life. Her bladder problems began in early childhood, but were misdiagnosed as...

Joint Review of East Coast Forensic Hospital Community Access Policies

Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - 1:00pm

The province and Capital Health have released a review of community access privileges at the East Coast Forensic Hospital. The reports of...

Research seeks treatment alternatives to chronic pain

Tuesday, July 31, 2012 - 9:36am

Dr. Mary Lynch, a pain specialist at the QEII Health Sciences Centre and professor of psychiatry and anesthesiology at Dalhousie Medical...

Grand Day for Cobequid raises over $75,000

Wednesday, July 11, 2012 - 8:52am

Our third Annual Grand Day for Cobequid, Kayak and Canoe event raised over $75,000.  We would like to thank all the participants,...

Moral distress at work - do you know what to do?

Monday, July 9, 2012 - 3:56pm

Not being able to be true to your values and beliefs causes moral distress. In health care, this is common, particularly in areas...

Globe and Mail - Halifax set to be a facial transplant centre

Monday, July 9, 2012 - 3:51pm

Halifax set to be a facial transplant centre says Globe and Mail