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Possible health risks found at former RCMP training facility

A Radio-Canada investigation has uncovered some possibly serious health risks, including exposure to mould, asbestos and lead, at a now-demolished RCMP training facility in Kemptville, Ont. Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly newscast of CBC News »»» Subscribe to The National to watch more videos here: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBCTheNational?sub_confirmation=1 Voice Your Opinion & Connect With Us…

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Premiers ask feds to help oil-rich provinces and boost health-care money

Canada’s premiers emerged from a day of meetings with a list of demands for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau including: a greater increase to the federal health transfer and a restructuring of the fiscal stabilization program to help provinces facing a short-term cash crunch. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.5381166 »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more…

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Is there a mental health crisis on Canadian university campuses?

Recent suicides on Canadian university campuses have sparked an outcry from students for better mental health services. Student mental health experts discuss some of the reasons behind the spike in the number of students seeking help, and why so many of them have a hard time getting it. Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly…

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U of T students demand more mental health services after recent suicides on campus

After four recent suicides on the University of Toronto campus, student activists are protesting to draw attention to what they call a mental health crisis. The National’s Ioanna Roumeliotis spoke to students who struggled accessing mental health services on campus about the changes they want to see. Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly newscast…

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Doctor sues to allow private health care in B.C. | Power & Politics

A doctor in B.C. launched a legal challenge against the provincial government arguing patients have the right to pay for private health care if the public system would take too long to treat them. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.5363013 »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking…

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University student handcuffed after seeking mental health help

A student at the University of Toronto says she was handcuffed by campus police after seeking mental health support, only days after another student died by suicide on campus. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.5357296 Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly newscast of CBC News »»» Subscribe to The National to watch more videos here: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBCTheNational?sub_confirmation=1…

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Are noisy restaurants harmful to your health? (Marketplace)

You’re not imagining it. Restaurants are getting louder. But just how much noise are we exposed to? And what is it doing to our health? Marketplace tests noise levels at popular chains across the country. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio…

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New Delhi pollution a growing health emergency

Pollution in New Delhi has made the air quality more than 10 times worse than is safe, but there has been minimal response from the Indian government. Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly newscast of CBC News »»» Subscribe to The National to watch more videos here: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBCTheNational?sub_confirmation=1 Voice Your Opinion & Connect With…

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Why mental health lessons start in kindergarten at this B.C. school

Mental health lessons starts in kindergarten at Boundary Elementary School in North Vancouver, B.C. All the students in Leigh Koenigsfest’s kindergarten class know how to recognize when a classmate is happy or sad. Students are taught to recognize and cope with feelings at a young age to create safe communities later on in their lives.…

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Vegan diets: the internet's most searched questions

Nutrition expert Diana Bedoya shares what you need to know about vegan diets. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC News on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1sA5P9H For breaking news on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1WjDyks…