Healthcare

The imminent mental health apocalypse

It’s scary to imagine a world where mental health crises surpass physical complications and disease.Continue...

Encampment residents near ICH Kingston face impending eviction

The City of Kingston is evicting an encampment of unhoused people next to the Integrated Care Hub (ICH) on March 21.Continue...

The relationship between climate change and human health

Eight years ago, Dr. Anna Gunz, a pediatric intensivist in London, saw her first patient who was impacted by climate change.Continue...

Where my birth control journey has led me

My experience with birth control started when I was around 16 and I went on the pill to help with my period pain.Continue...

Transforming Indigenous healthcare, one person at a time

This article discusses anti-Indigenous racism and the atrocities committed in Residential Schools and may be triggering for some readers. Continue...

Report guided by Queen’s researchers recommends shift towards digital healthcare

Queen’s played a major role in the development of national health policy recommendations, guiding a report released on Aug. 25.Continue...

Queen’s Health Sciences panel discusses next 25 years in healthcare

The Faculty of Health Sciences (QHS) hosted a webinar on Sept. 27 in response to the current state of Canadian healthcare, entitled “The future of healthcare in Canada: Solutions to the current crisis.”Continue...

Pro-choice activism should represent all gender identities, not just cis women

Since the United States Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade , meaningful discussions surrounding human rights, abortion access, and reproductive healthcare have increased.Continue...

Privatizing healthcare won’t solve Canada’s problems

The recently reignited debate around the privatization of Canadian healthcare should sound alarm bells all over the country. Our healthcare system needs solutions to long-standing problems, but we must avoid a situation like that of the U.S.Continue...

Kingston needs more family doctors, but where are they?

In the late winter of 2007, Blair Frost made his way from his small coastal hometown of Yarmouth, N.S., to Kingston.Continue...

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