Health File

The Emergency entrance of Windsor Regional Hospital's Metropolitan Campus is seen in this file photo on 29 September 2016. Photo by Ian Shalapata.

New Book Helps Women With Cancer

(WINDSOR, ON) – A first-ever comprehensive book for women with cancer was launched during a special International Women’s Day event on March 8. With over…


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Nominate A Nurse

(WINDSOR, ON) – It’s time again to recognize the Windsor-Essex County Nurse of the Year from the many dedicated and wonderful nurses who make a…



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Doctors Seek Binding Dispute Resolution

(WINDSOR, ON) – Ontario’s doctors say they are continuing the planning for job action; something which would only become necessary if the Ontario government reneges…


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Get Active In Essex

(ESSEX, ON) – During March Break, from the 13th through to the 17th, the Town of Essex is offering a variety of family-friendly activities which…


Registered nurses conduct an information picket outside the Ouellette Campus of Windsor Regional Hospital on 15 February 2016.Photo by John Skinner.

Nurses Can Soon Prescribe Medicine

(WINDSOR, ON) – An expectation that the provincial government will soon allow nurses to prescribe medicine has received a positive response from the Registered Nurses’…


City-owned, boarded up house at 1280 Wellington that the Fire Department uses for destroy missions.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

House Calls Making A Comeback

(WINDSOR, ON) – During this flu season, Windsor’s two acute care hospitals are often over capacity. Although emergency room waiting times continue to be measured…


The Emergency entrance of Windsor Regional Hospital's Metropolitan Campus is seen in this file photo on 29 September 2016. Photo by Ian Shalapata.

No Beds For Windsor Hospital Patients

By Robert Tuomi (WINDSOR, ON) – Against the backdrop of Windsor’s hospitals exceeding their capacities, the Ontario Council of Hospital Unions has called on the…



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DMC Targeted For Second Investigation

By Ian Shalapata (DETROIT, MI) – Detroit Medical Centre is facing a second series of investigations as authorities are opening a new probe of the…