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African International Student In Manitoba Slapped With $123K Medical Bill

Reading Time: 3 minutes Calvin Lugalambi is shocked by the bill he received after a 24-day stay in St. Boniface and Victoria General Hospitals in Winnipeg, Manitoba. By Maryam Razzaq Calvin Lugalambi plans to begin classes in Civil Engineering at the University of Manitoba (U of M) this coming fall, after having just completed foundational courses at the International Read More…

Lack Of Resources Leaves B.C. Paramedics Response Time Below National Average
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Lack Of Resources Leaves B.C. Paramedics Response Time Below National Average

Reading Time: 2 minutes B.C.’s Annual Emergency Health Service Budget Sits at $559.12 Million A Year By Dami Igbinyemi The national response time goal for paramedics in Canada is 8 minutes 59 seconds for the more serious emergencies. Before 2017, the province of British Columbia only met that goal 30% of the time due to the lack of resources Read More…

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Suspect Arrested After Attacking 2 Muslim Canadian Citizens In Hamilton

Reading Time: 2 minutes An anti-Muslim hate crime is being investigated by the Hamilton police department By Maryam Razzaq Hamilton, Ontario police have arrested a man who committed a violent hate crime against two Canadian women from the Muslim community. A mother and her adult daughter were peacefully walking through a Shoppers Drug Mart Plaza around 9:30 p.m. Monday Read More…

Our Dementia Journey `I know We Were Lost But…`
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Our Dementia Journey `I know We Were Lost But…`

Reading Time: 4 minutes About two thirds of seniors living with dementia in Manitoba are women By Gary Elbers Winnipeg, late spring 1971, lost and hindered by pride, too ashamed to stop and ask directions. This was the challenge I faced and compounding the façade of being calm and controlled, was the fact that my fiancé Brenda (now wife) Read More…