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Albertans Urged to Prepare for Disasters

Disasters and emergencies can strike at any time and Alberta families are being reminded to take simple steps to keep…

AHS Weekly Wellness News: Improve Communication with Loved Ones Suffering from Dementia

        Conversation can be challenging with a friend or family member suffering from dementia. Improving communication can…

Euphemisms Obscure Truth About Assisted Suicide

We need to take extraordinary care in defining the terms of medically-assisted death in Canada By Ray Pennings, Co-founder and executive…

A Special Day for Mom

From little touches, to homemade sweets at family brunches, we all have many ideas on how to honour our mothers…

10 Ways To Find Health + Wellness In Your Backyard

By Katie Dillon Nature as a form of therapy has been a confirmed belief for centuries. Gardens and gardening are incorporated…

Serving up a Pure Prairie Celebration

Catherine Chan and Rhonda Bell, the team behind the Pure Prairie Eating Plan, celebrate their Community Connections Award with a…

Canadian Red Cross: Tackling Bullying, One Community at a Time

Name calling. Threats. Punching. Excluding. Many individuals endure these types of bullying on a daily basis. Bullying isn’t a short-term…

Sexually Transmitted Infections Have Reached Outbreak Levels in Alberta

The rates of gonorrhea and infectious syphilis have spiked dramatically in the province over the past year, and the Alberta…

Mental Health Benefits of Outdoor Adventures on Young Adults

By Leslie Macmillan (Wikimedia-Commons) Adolescents and young adults are spending less time outdoors and more time glued to screens—computer, TV,…

CFIB Challenges Premier’s Minimum Wage Assertions

CALGARY, April, 2016 – Contrary to the government’s belief, the prevailing story that a large number of minimum wage earners…

George Lane Honoured in Oklahoma and by MP John Barlow

By Shannon Murray, PhD., historical specialist, Calgary Stampede On Saturday, April 16 George Lane was inducted into the Hall of…

Hunter Statement on National Day of Mourning

EDMONTON, AB (April 28, 2016): Wildrose Shadow Jobs Minister Grant Hunter released the following statement to mark Canada’s National Day…

Statement from Minister Gray on National Day of Mourning

Labour Minister Christina Gray released the following statement regarding National Day of Mourning, a day honouring the workers who have…

Government responds to Child and Youth Advocate Special Report on Aboriginal Youth Suicide

  The Ministers of Human Services, Education, Indigenous Relations and the Associate Minister of Health issued the following statements in…

Child and Youth Advocate releases investigative review involving suicides of seven Aboriginal youth

The Office of the Child and Youth Advocate has completed an Investigative Review regarding the suicides of seven Aboriginal youth…