Canada needs public health leadership, now: Crane
The determinants of a healthy life lie largely outside of the health-care system and, to a great extent, in where and how we live. But enabling more Canadians to live healthier and longer lives would take pressure off the costs of the health-care system.
Say it ain’t so: The governing Conservatives, including Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq, pictured, voted against a private member’s bill by NDP MP Libby Davies that would have lowered the sodium content in processed foods. Photograph by Jake Wright, The Hill Times