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This Giving Tuesday, Be a Good Sport

In All Posts, Health by Daphne Weimar2 Comments

‘Tis the season for giving, a time of generosity and cheer. Amidst the many negative things occurring in our world, Giving Tuesday presents an opportunity to help, a chance to make this world a better place. That is an opportunity I’m not going to miss and I know numerous other Winnipeggers won’t either! Giving Tuesday is a one-day charitable event …

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Global Health Challenges: Ebola and Infectious Diseases – Politics at the Pub Report

In All Posts, Health by Christie McLeod0 Comments

By Natalia Ivaniv As the closing event to this year’s Politics at the Pub speakers’ series, CIC Winnipeg welcomed Dr. James Strong M.D., head of Diagnostics & Therapeutics, Special Pathogens Program at the Public Health Agency of Canada, who spoke on the challenges of global infectious diseases, with special focus on the most recent Ebola outbreak in West Africa, where …