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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.

Photograph by Jake Wright, The Hill Times
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.

 

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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.

Photograph by Jake Wright, The Hill Times
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.

 

  

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Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

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Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

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