St. John’s residents struggle to make ends meet, even when they earn more than minimum wage

A recent report released by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives found that in order for…

Cold, wet spring dents farmers’ yields

When Stuart Oke woke up early the morning of June 4, he knew there would be…

‘She had nothing left to give’: Ontario parents take daughter to U.S. to treat Lyme disease

Thea Wucher travelled to the United States to be treated for Lyme disease after Canadian doctors…

National infertility rates climb as couples choose to start families later

Infertility rates have doubled in Canada since the 1980’s.

Yarmouth anesthesiologist shortage may impact women in child birth

A shortage of anesthesiologists at a hospital in Yarmouth, N.S., have caused its personnel to scramble…

Thunder Bay high school faces string of bomb scares

For nearly two months, Hammarskjold High School student Julia Cross has been faced with the fact…

‘There is no space for these women to go’: B.C. centre’s closure leaves gap for HIV-positive women

As a woman with HIV, Valerie Nicholson says she fears for others suffering with the affliction…

Ontario judge strikes ‘false guilty plea’ after defendant changes mind

Casey McIlvride-Lister didn’t have the $30,000 she needed to pay a lawyer to defend her in…

Ice road melts early, isolating communities in Northwest Territories

Residents of the Sahtu region of the Northwest Territories got a frustrating surprise in late March…

Two Canadian women to compete in Barkley Marathons

Two Canadian women are set to take on one of the most challenging ultramarathons in the…

Ontario nurses leaving Canadian job market for U.S.

For the past two and a half weeks, public health nurses of Windsor-Essex have been on…

1 million Canadians choose between food and medicine

Elizabeth Hopkins occasionally takes the odd aspirin when she can afford it, but most of the…