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Wednesday, October 15, 2014 1:45 PM
Health Minister Terry Lake was joined by philanthropists Joseph and Rosalie Segal and guests today to officially mark the start of construction on the new Joseph & Rosalie Segal Family Health Centre, which will help support those living with mental illness and substance use challenges.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 10:15 AM
For those British Columbians and their families who are struggling with addiction, more help is on the way with a $3-million investment to expand and support a provincial addiction medicine education and research training program for clinicians, making it the largest in North America.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 1:15 PM
BC Ambulance Service celebrated 40 years of caring for British Columbia families.
Monday, July 14, 2014 1:15 PM
Provincial health officer Dr. Perry Kendall released an annual report that examines the complex epidemic of HIV among gay and bisexual men in B.C.
Monday, July 14, 2014 9:15 AM
A $350,000 investment by the Province will help the International Collaboration on Repair Discoveries (ICORD) research centre expand programming and create new rehabilitation strategies to benefit those with spinal cord injuries.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 9:45 AM
The provincial government is providing $3 million to support cutting-edge research through Mitacs, a not-for-profit research and training organization.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 9:00 AM
An AIDS-free B.C. is in sight, as Premier Christy Clark along with UN under-secretary and executive director for UNAIDS, Michel Sidibé, and Dr. Julio Montaner, director for the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS..
Friday, May 9, 2014 10:45 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake joined hospital officials, staff, community members and health-care partners to clear the way for construction of the new Teck Acute Care Centre on the grounds of BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre.
Friday, May 9, 2014 9:00 AM
Early intervention and support for those in their teens and twenties struggling with mental health issues received an added boost with $1 million funding for programs at Coast Mental Health.
Friday, May 9, 2014 8:30 AM
A funding boost of $500,000 will expand a program to ensure health education materials are readily available to communities, patients and caregivers throughout British Columbia.