Inside the home care crisis: Exposing a broken system (Marketplace)

Marketplace exposes a broken home care system that’s failing families and workers. Our investigation reveals a system with few checks and balances and secrecy around for-profit companies’ use of public funds. Plus, we travel to Denmark with geriatric physician Dr. Samir Sinha to show Canadians a better, more dignified and more affordable way to provide… Continue reading Inside the home care crisis: Exposing a broken system (Marketplace)

Olympic athletes open up about mental health challenges

Athletes like Simone Biles are making mental health a priority at the Tokyo Olympics, sparking a conversation about the immense pressure they face. Watch The National live on YouTube Sunday-Friday at 9 p.m. ET Subscribe to The National: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBCTheNational?sub_confirmation=1 Connect with The National online: Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/thenational Twitter | https://twitter.com/CBCTheNational Instagram | https://www.instagram.com/cbcthenational More from… Continue reading Olympic athletes open up about mental health challenges

CBC News: The National | Ontario’s health-care crisis; Royal reunion | April 11, 2021

Ontario’s health-care system in crisis as it breaks a record for ICU patients as provinces offer different plans for vaccinating teachers. Prince Harry to reunite with the Royal Family at Prince Philip’s funeral. Plus, Norm Powell’s real talk about race and the Raptors. #COVID19 #PrincePhilip #NormPowell 00:00 The National for April 11, 2021 00:56 COVID-19… Continue reading CBC News: The National | Ontario’s health-care crisis; Royal reunion | April 11, 2021

CBC News: The National | Health officials vs. Ontario government; Lake Baikal | April 5, 2021

The medical officers of health in Ontario’s COVID-19 hotspots are speaking out, calling on the provincial government to issue a stay-at-home order. The battles against COVID variants across the country as hospitals burst at the seams. Plus, an influx of tourists is creating environmental pressure on Russia’s Lake Baikal. #COVID19 #Ontario #LakeBaikal 00:00 The National… Continue reading CBC News: The National | Health officials vs. Ontario government; Lake Baikal | April 5, 2021

Health-care systems could be overwhelmed with COVID-19 cases in January, expert says

Epidemiologist Dr. Christopher Labos talks about the rapid spread of Omicron and how a surge in COVID-19 cases could burden health-care systems in the new year. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook:… Continue reading Health-care systems could be overwhelmed with COVID-19 cases in January, expert says

Political highs and lows of 2021, what to expect in 2022 | At Issue

The At Issue panel looks back on some of the biggest political moments of the past year and shares who they think showed the most leadership through a challenging time. Plus, the panellists make their political predictions for 2022. 0:00 2021 in politics 5:05 Biggest political challenge of 2021 7:03 Whose leadership impressed you the… Continue reading Political highs and lows of 2021, what to expect in 2022 | At Issue

CBC News: The National | Rogers decision, Pfizer COVID-19 pill, Health-care emissions

Nov. 5, 2021 | B.C. court rules Edward Rogers is the legitimate chair of Rogers Communications. Pfizer shows promising clinical trial results for its COVID-19 antiviral pill. Plus, how patients can curb health-care emissions. 00:00 The National for Nov. 5, 2021 01:00 Edward Rogers wins court battle 04:24 Raising and lowering the Canadian flag 06:46… Continue reading CBC News: The National | Rogers decision, Pfizer COVID-19 pill, Health-care emissions

CBC News: The National | COVID stigma, Politics in 2021, James Webb telescope

Dec. 23, 2021 | As the COVID-19 pandemic creeps toward an endemic, experts say they expect most people to get infected, recommending people focus on protecting the vulnerable. The At Issue panel looks back on some of the most important political moments of 2021. Plus, why the James Webb Space Telescope is such a big… Continue reading CBC News: The National | COVID stigma, Politics in 2021, James Webb telescope

CBC News: The National | Pandemic financial support, Officials targeted, 2021 in space

Dec. 22, 2021 | Ottawa and the provinces are expanding access to pandemic financial support as businesses across the country worry about the effects of tightening COVID-19 restrictions. Canadian doctors and public officials are receiving more threats as frustrations over the ongoing pandemic continue to mount. Plus, Quirks & Quarks host Bob McDonald talks about… Continue reading CBC News: The National | Pandemic financial support, Officials targeted, 2021 in space

Medical assistance in dying in Canada | The National Conversation

Canadians put their questions about MAID to the experts, including Federal Justice Minister, David Lametti. Hosted by The National’s Andrew Chang. Please … source