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New Tobacco Legislation Effective May 31
May 29, 2015 - 10:14 AM
Legislation banning the sale of flavoured tobacco and treating e-cigarettes like tobacco products comes into effect Sunday, May 31, World No Tobacco Day. (full text)
Paramedics Honoured for Decades of Service
May 26, 2015 - 1:25 PM
NOTE: A list of recipients follows this release. Fifty-two paramedics with between 20 and 40 years of experience caring for Nova Scotians were recognized for their service today, May 26, by Health and Wellness Minister Leo Glavine. (full text)
National Program to Help Hard-to-Match Transplant Patients
May 22, 2015 - 2:35 PM
Nova Scotians whose immune systems are more likely to reject a transplanted kidney will have a better chance of getting a successful transplant through a new national program. (full text)

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