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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)
Sexual Assault Team to be Located in Sydney
May 20, 2015 - 2:55 PM
Sydney will be the location of a new team of sexual assault nurse examiners. (full text)
High Blood Pressure and People of African Descent, Op-ed
May 14, 2015 - 09:23 AM
NOTE: The following is an op-ed from Susan MacNeil, manager, Nova Scotia Renal Program, on behalf of the Nova Scotia Renal Program, Cardiovascular Health Nova Scotia and the Diabetes Care Program of Nova Scotia. High blood pressure or hypertension is the leading cause of death and disability worldwide. (full text)

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