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August 16, 2012

Governments have a role to play in ensuring citizens live healthy lives.


Working shifts increases the risk of suffering a major vascular event, including a stroke and heart attack, according to a new study led by Canadian researchers. 

August 15, 2012

BURNABY, BC—In their latest attack on post-secondary education, the B.C.

July 9, 2012

The 2010 CALM Awards were presented at the 2012 CALM conference in Hamilton on May 25. 

May 25, 2012

OTTAWA - Human Resources Minister Diane Finley's language was designed to be reassuring and moderate.

Throughout the 2008-2010 financial crisis, Canadian banks were touted by the federal government—and the banks themselves—as being much more stable than other countries’ big banks.

May 24, 2012

CALM has hired Martin Lukacs as its interim editor. Martin comes to CALM with solid experience as an independent journalist editor, and community organizer.