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#Healthcare4All – Court case delayed

Simply put, this means we’ve got more time to get ourselves heard! Whether the issue is resolved out of court, or in trial in March, we want to ensure our voices are heard and we end up with a result that benefits us all.

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#Healthcare4All – Canadian Healthcare Q & A

We all use the Canadian healthcare system, but do we really know how it works? This video isn’t perfect (health care systems are complex), but it does a good job of outlining the system in a short period of time. There are a few points worth highlighting and clarifying, however.

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#Healthcare4All – Letter to the Editor

This week, the BC Health Coalition launched a Letter to the Editor campaign. Vik, a member of our #Healthcare4All team, wrote a sample letter for you to draw on for inspiration!

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#Healthcare4All – Letter to the Editor

As a young person, for-profit healthcare terrifies me. The future of our country and economy is based on having healthy citizens.

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#Healthcare4All – Why You(th) Need Public Healthcare

I’m 23 and I just started paying for public health care, sending out cheques to the Medical Services Plan (MSP), and it has brought me in touch with an invisible system that I have been benefiting from since birth.

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#Healthcare4All – Two different experiences

There’s an upcoming court case in September that may potentially have a tremendous impact on something that we, as Canadians, hold near and dear to us. This court case is far too important for us as Canadians to not be aware of.

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How is Environmental Justice an Act of Radical Self Love?

Environmentalism, justice, and body positivity are rarely linked, but I think they should be. Due to systemic and environmental factors, many people have a much more difficult time pursuing well-being and self-care than others. Environmental justice seeks to highlight and halt the unequal distribution of the burden of pollution and environmental degradation, while also empowering all communities to have a meaningful say in environmental policy, implementation and enforcement.

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#Healthcare4All – Medicare Helps Canadian Families

This Canada Day, I am endlessly thankful to be free of the heavy burden of medical debt. This Canada Day, I am joyful to have disposable income to spend on friends and family instead of fevers and fractures.

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#Healthcare4All – Get Involved: It’s Good for Your Health!

If you’re already aware of the attack on Canada’s health care system, you may be wondering how you can help out with the cause. We’ve got a few great suggestions for how you can make a difference and get this important issue the attention it deserves!

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#Healthcare4All – Canadian Health Heroes

Canada’s health service was integral to my sister’s recovery! Today she is on the cusp of becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse in order to further the endeavours of Canadian healthcare development. She is my inspiration and role model, and I am incredibly grateful to have her in my life.