Archive: Blood Diseases, Rosacea, Blind Athlete

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Hemophilia is synonymous with severe bruising, but it's not the most common bleeding disorder. Very few people know about Von Willebrand disease, which may affect as many as one in 100 people. Joining us is Dr. David Lillicrap, hematologist and researcher at Queen's University in Kingston. He'll debunk some common myths about blood diseases and he'll take your calls. Also today: he has inspired the likes of Wayne Gretzky, Paul Newman, and former President George Bush. The late sportscaster Howard Cossell called him the most remarkable athlete he's ever met. His name is Craig MacFarlane: he's been blind since the age of two, but this hasn't stopped him from going on to win more than 100 gold medals in wrestling, downhill skiing, and water-ski jumping. Show is phone-in based, and viewers can also participate via email.
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Rod Phillips says goodbye, Ford vows no anti-vax tax, and the province goes back to court over testing teachers. 
Staff in the Township of Zorra now work longer workdays in exchange for a three-day weekend — and the idea could spread, depending on who comes out in top in the next election.
Derailments. Lawsuits. Delays. breaks down the dubious milestones in the capital’s years-long transit saga.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

OPINON: COVID-19 has absolutely overwhelmed the system. But there were existing fault lines — and the hard work won’t be over when the immediate crisis has passed.

In the wake of an outbreak that infected close to half its members, the community has received some aid from the government — and from its neighbours.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

The province has released information about testing, monitoring, and staffing in advance of the planned January 17 return to in-person learning. Read the full briefing. speaks with Mandom Hui about the unexpected twists and turns that took him from cooking pig brains to selling masks at cost.