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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.

 

  

Parliamentary Calendar
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

The Hill Times photo by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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