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 Report on Digital Health: Clinicians embracing digital health (Infoway)

A Prescription for Confusion: When to Take All Those Pills(New York Times)A Prescription for Confusion: When to Take All Those Pills(New York Times)

Things you likely won't need for better health in 2016. What's often not mentioned in industry-funded research(CBC News)

At least 2,250 veterans are homeless, according to groundbreaking analysis. 'Shocking ... but it is a sad reality,' says Canada's top military commander (CBC News)

Help for expensive prescriptions(White Coat/Black Art)

Hope for Parkinson's patients(NBC News) This is truly remarkable!

Former NDP MP Stoffer joins in launch of new legal assistance fund for veterans(iPolitics)Military veterans fighting the federal government for benefits have another avenue for potential legal help under a new Veterans Legal Assistance Foundation.The fund will pay the legal bills for qualifying vets who can’t afford a lawyer, but want to go to court to fight decisions made by the Veterans Affairs Department or the veterans appeal board.The foundation has received seed money through a $1 million endowment from two law firms that won a 2013 settlement against the federal government after a class action suit led by veteran Dennis Manuge. (Press release with contact information)

Assisted dying committee begins its work Monday in fast-changing environment (iPolitics) Parliament’s special joint committee studying how to create a legal framework for physician assisted-dying starts its work Monday morning, albeit in a somewhat awkward shadow following the country’s first physician-assisted death in Quebec Friday. Also Friday, the Supreme Court granted the government a four-month extension (the federal government had asked for six) on a deadline to draft legislation – originally February 6th – but exceptions will be made for those who appeal directly to their Superior Court, and Quebec can exercise its own assisted-dying law during that period. That places the committee in a strange position, with MPs and Senators examining how to regulate and delimit assisted-dying while some Canadians are able to go ahead with the process.

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