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How improving COPD treatment in primary care could reduce demand on hospitals and emergency departments

Innovation in primary care for COPD patients has the potential to alleviate a significant strain on the health system by reducing emergency department visits and hospitalizations.

Leena Manimekalai's documentary 'Kaali' challenges Hindutva nationalism

Leena Manimekalai’s film Kaali has drawn controversy and criticism, but like her other films, it highlights the inequalities and discrimination many continue to face.

Ce que la victoire de Pierre Poilievre signifie pour l’avenir du Parti conservateur

En se concentrant sur les questions qui concernent les Canadiens ordinaires, Pierre Poilievre pourrait offrir une alternative convaincante aux libéraux impopulaires de Justin Trudeau.

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