Our Pathetic Healthcare System

I’m running out of options. I’ve been getting progressively more ill over the last 8 years and can’t find anyone to help. As a last resort I decided to try one of our controversial ‘private’ healthcare clinics, one of a small selection of medical hired guns located in downtown Vancouver. I selected False Creek Healthcare […]

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A Most Dignified Death

We will all die one day. Sorry, but that’s a fact. The only issue is exactly how we will die. In pain? Alone? Quickly? Slowly? Gillian Bennett knew exactly how and when she would die. She lived on Bowen Island with her husband Jonathan. Her two children, six grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren all live in […]

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The Death of Moe

Movember is over and so rings the death knell of Moe, the moustache that took up residence under my nose for the month of November. Moe was conceived to support the Prostate Cancer Canada fund raising event that’s turning into a global phenomenon, prompting politicians, celebrities and men from every walk of life to let […]

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