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Emergency Health Care For Vacations in Canada

By Larry Jackson Director Communications PrimeLink Lifestyle Association of Canada www.primelink.info You and your immediate family are on your annual vacation somewhere in Canada. That somewhere is not in the province you call home.…

Health: Free Services to Protect You from TB

The TB Immigration Medical surveillance process is designed to rule out active TB and to prevent active TB disease from developing. One out of 3 people in the world has the TB germ. Ninety percent will not get sick and cannot spread TB to…

HIV/AIDS and you

By Sandra Fletcher My friend Eli recently celebrated his 50th birthday and all of his friends gathered to commemorate this important event. Eli is HIV positive and when he was diagnosed, back in 1983, we never thought that he would see 30…

Cancer Screening Easy And Essential

“Cancer” is a scary word. When I was a child, my parents never said it out loud. They whispered it behind a hand, or said “the C-word”, as if this superstition would somehow protect us. Superstition is understandable, but it doesn’t save…