Climate change education in Canada’s medical schools needs to improve, students say

Canadian medical schools have not adequately addressed the urgent need for training related to planetary health and climate change, and members of the Canadian

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Edmonton economy to improve only slightly in 2020, city’s chief economist says

After a year marked by stagnant growth and weak job numbers, Edmonton will see “sluggish” growth in 2020, says the city’s chief economist. “We’re

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Arts group wants to improve HIV dialogue in local African, Caribbean and black communities

The Ribbon Rouge Foundation wants to remove the stigma around HIV.  When it comes to shame and silence around HIV-positive status in Alberta, some

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Hand washing rates at Edmonton hospitals improve, but could be better

Have you ever asked your doctors or nurses to wash their hands? A local emergency doctor says you should. “You have to hold people

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RCMP-led Indigenous youth camp hopes to improve First Nation and Métis representation within the force

The RCMP doesn’t reflect all of the communities it serves — yet, according to Alberta-based officers. But Sgt. Kim Mueller is trying to change

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Fort McMurray region looking at ways to improve internet in rural communities

When guests stay at Lena McCallum’s bed and breakfast in Conklin, Alta., they often complain about the internet.  “Today, especially the younger people have complained

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Redblacks look to improve in Week 2 against Roughriders

The Ottawa Redblacks are confident things can only get better. That being said, Ottawa has little to complain about after pulling off a 32-28

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Calgary-made blood test aims to improve breast cancer detection

University of Calgary scientists have developed a test they believe could improve breast cancer detection with just a teaspoon of blood, and they’re now testing

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Edmonton council looks to improve access for bus network redesign

The City of Edmonton plans to revamp its bus routes but before that happens, some city councillors want to make sure neighbourhoods with low

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Health Canada to improve safety of medical devices after probe reveals risky products – National

Health Canada has announced an action plan to improve the safety of medical devices such as pacemakers and breast implants following media reports of

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