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In Canada, there are over 170,000 charitable and nonprofit organizations, many of which work in areas of health education and disease prevention. These organizations, like the ALS Society of Canada and Muscular Dystrophy Canada, work hard to improve access to

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Mental illnesses are some of the most disabling group of disorders that a person can develop and it is increasingly affecting Canadian youth. According to the Canadian Mental Health Association, approximately 20% of youth in Canada are living with a

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A study conducted by the nonprofit Cancer Support Community surveyed 3,500 of the more than 7,300 registered in their Cancer experience registry. The goal of the study was to create an accurate measure of the total cancer experience. This included

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Healthcare in Canada is a complex, diffuse and decentralized arrangement of actors and services. Although we sometimes speak of the ‘Canadian healthcare system’, there is no single, national health system. Rather, there are 14 single-payer, universal and public systems—10 provinces,

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