Ontario urges quicker court hearings to tackle backlog

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Ontario urges quicker court hearings to tackle backlog

Ontario’s justice minister and chief justice of the Ontario court unveiled a two-year, $72 million plan Thursday to tackle a backlog of civil lawsuits in Ontario. But the plan fails to consider restoring the…

Watch how a vaccine works to fight cancer

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Watch how a vaccine works to fight cancer

A system that uses the immune system to hunt down cancer will take center stage at a Nobel Prize winner’s conference next week. A Nobel laureate on Monday gave a glimpse of the systems…

Vaccine-preventable diseases must be prevented

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Vaccine-preventable diseases must be prevented

It is hard to imagine a worse litany than that of untreated vaccine-preventable diseases. Severe illness and death are the ripple effects of diseases such as childhood paralysis (see below), meningitis and HIV. In…