Palliative-care team taking it to the streets

Palliative-care team taking it to the streets

A new Victoria move to provide palliative care to the poor and homeless will take medical care directly to the patients, whether it’s in a car, tent or one-room apartment. The initiative unveiled Thursday is a collaboration between the University of Victoria, Island...
How bullying may shape adolescent brains

How bullying may shape adolescent brains

In recent years, a steadily increasing volume of data has demonstrated that peer victimization — the clinical term for bullying — impacts hundreds of millions of children and adolescents, with the effects sometimes lasting years and, possibly, decades. The problem is...