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UBC mental health experts: Bell “Let’s Talk” day

UBC mental health experts: Bell “Let’s Talk” day

Almost 10 years ago, Bell launched “Let’s Talk”, an initiative to promote awareness and positive change in the mental health of Canadians.

UBCO nursing students host annual Global Gala

UBCO nursing students host annual Global Gala

UBC Okanagan nursing students are organizing a gala evening of food and entertainment as a fundraising initiative for the university’s Global Health Practicum program.

Future of Health Forum focuses on research and innovation in cancer care

Future of Health Forum focuses on research and innovation in cancer care

With cancer remaining the leading cause of death in BC, the first-ever Future of Health Forum will focus on research, innovation and strides to improve outcomes for all cancer patients.

Embrace Aging month includes plenty of activities for locals

Embrace Aging month includes plenty of activities for locals

While age may just be a number, how well we age impacts the quality of our later years.

UBC hosts webinar on physician-assisted death

UBC hosts webinar on physician-assisted death

Questions about assisted death have been a water cooler topic ever since the federal government passed legislation to allow physician-assisted deaths two weeks ago.

Aging well: UBC embraces aging month

Aging well: UBC embraces aging month

Aging is inevitable. Yet, taking steps to aging well can make life better now and over the long term.