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More hospice palliative care support for Kamloops

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:45:00 -0800

The Province has provided $123,000 for improved access to hospice palliative care in Kamloops.



More hospice palliative care support for Langley

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:30:00 -0800

The Province has provided $900,000 for improved access to hospice palliative care in Langley.



More hospice palliative care support for the Comox Valley

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:00:00 -0800

The Province has provided $125,000 for improved access to hospice palliative care in the Comox Valley.


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B.C. expands access to recovery supports to combat overdose crisis

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:15:00 -0800

Government is investing more than $16 million to increase addictions treatment services in the short term as part of the battle against the epidemic of illicit drug overdoses.


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A day at a time: Celebrating National Non-Smoking Week

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 11:00:00 -0800

Health Minister Terry Lake released the following statement to recognize National Non-Smoking Week (Jan. 15-21, 2017) and Weedless Wednesday on Jan. 18:


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Transforming supports for youth in B.C.

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:45:00 -0800

Prince George-area MLAs joined with the community today to celebrate the launch of Foundry Prince George, a new integrated youth-service centre.


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More hospice palliative care support for Vancouver

Mon, 09 Jan 2017 11:00:00 -0800

The Province has provided $14,000 for improved access to hospice palliative care in Vancouver.



B.C. extends free HPV coverage to boys

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 13:20:00 -0800

Beginning this September, British Columbia will become the latest province to provide the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination to boys, as part of B.C.’s publicly funded immunization program.


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Hospice palliative care support for Squamish, Powell River and Sunshine Coast

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 11:15:00 -0800

The Province has provided over $1 million for improved access to hospice palliative care in Squamish, Powell River and the Sunshine Coast, including the first-ever hospice beds in the Sea to Sky region.  


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