Tag: health

Finally, Some Changes To Health-Based Discrimination In Canadian Immigration Law

Finally, Some Changes To Health-Based Discrimination In Canadian Immigration Law by Laura Bisaillon, University of Toronto As it currently stands, there is health-based discrimination in Canadian law. The system disadvantages the diseased and disabled. Restrictions preventing people with disease and disability from permanently immigrating are longstanding features of how Canadian borders have been and are … Read More

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Beating Coronavirus Requires Faith Leaders To Bridge Gap Between Religion And Science

Beating coronavirus requires faith leaders to bridge the gap between religion and science by Katherine Marshall While many religious communities have embraced physical distancing measures to slow the spread of the coronavirus, some still encourage gatherings despite strong public health messages that large groups run a significant threat of disease transmission. Some ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities … Read More

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3 Women’s Health Issues You Need To Know

Yesterday, one of our Board Members suggested that we talk about this today. Women’s health issues. She did not specify any but simply said, “We have so many.” Isn’t that the truth! So, instead of reinventing the wheel, went right back to a post written some time ago. Updating what is old news that seems … Read More

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