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The family of Taquisha Mckitty, 27, stood before a Brampton judge for the second time on Thursday after her attending physician issued a death certificate declaring her brain dead last week.
Ontario Superior Court Justice Lucille Shaw granted a two-week injunction that will prevent doctors from taking Mckitty off life support so she can be evaluated by another doctor.
By Charlotte Morritt-Jacobs Martin Shkreli will be on ABC Nightly News on Tuesday to defend his position and announce some adjustments to the price hike of life saving drug, Daraprim. At 32 years old, Shkreli is both a pharmaceutical giant and one of the most hated individuals on social media. The cost of
By Chelsea Howard Médecins Sans Frontières, also known as Doctors Without Borders released a report entitled “Pushed to the Limit and Beyond,” that looked into the year of the largest Ebola outbreak. The Toronto Star reported that the agency has deployed more than 1,300 international staff, who have witnessed more than 2,500 patients die from
By Julia Grabowska OpenCare.com, a Toronto tech start up, is working to help make health care in Ontario more accessible and efficient. The online database aims to connect patients with health providers in their communities, and allows them to view appointment availabilities and book appointments. Nikolai Bratkovski, founder of the Toronto-based company, said the initial idea for the business came