Funding health research isn’t for scientists, it’s for patients.
As the federal government considers investments it might make in its 2018 budget, Heart & Stroke says Science Minister Kirsty Duncan should implement recommendations from this year's Naylor report to boost health and scientific research in Canada. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Donna Sharman learned a vital lesson when she collapsed on her kitchen floor in Calgary four years ago: health research saves lives, including hers.
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On top of $301.8-billion in planned spending in the 2019-10 main estimates—combining $299.6-billion in budgetary spending and $2.2-billion in non-budgetary expenses—is another $51.2-billion in statutory expenses.
‘Imagine losing your job, getting fired, but you’re fired by basically your entire riding and your whole life has been serving these people, and there’s just a lot wrapped up in it:’ Tory House leader Candice Bergen.