Federal lawyer asks B.C. judge to toss experts’ reports on medical marijuana

A lawyer for the federal government is asking the B.C. Supreme Court to reject the reports of three doctors and a criminologist she argues are either unqualified or biased in favour of... Read more »

Vancouver Coastal Health cancels contract surgeries, opens up more public operating space

Vancouver Coastal Health is cancelling surgery contracts with two private health clinics and moving the operations back into public hospital operating rooms, B.C.’s health minister has confirmed.  The regional health authority had... Read more »

B.C. suing opioid makers for ‘negligence and corruption’ about addiction risks

B.C. Attorney General David Eby spoke of the “terrible toll” opioid addiction has taken on many British Columbians and their families as he announced a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies to reclaim costs associated with the... Read more »

B.C. sues opioid makers for ‘negligence and corruption’ about addiction risks

B.C. Attorney General David Eby spoke of the “terrible toll” opioid addiction has taken on many British Columbians and their families as he announced a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies to reclaim costs associated with the... Read more »

B.C. expected to sue pharma companies for opioid overdose treatment costs

British Columbia will sue multiple pharmaceutical companies in an effort to reclaim health-care costs incurred during the ongoing opioid crisis, an expert being consulted on the case said. Matthew Herder, director of... Read more »

B.C. plans to sue pharma companies for opioid overdose treatment costs

British Columbia will sue multiple pharmaceutical companies in an effort to reclaim health-care costs incurred during the ongoing opioid crisis, an expert being consulted on the case said. Matthew Herder, director of... Read more »

B.C. attorney general to speak about expected lawsuit against opioid makers

British Columbia Attorney General David Eby is set to address the media Wednesday morning at 9:45 a.m. PT with a lawsuit against opioid makers expected to be filed. An expert being consulted on... Read more »

B.C. attorney general announces lawsuit against opioid makers

Attorney General David Eby spoke of the “terrible toll” opioid addiction has taken on many British Columbians and their families as he announced a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies to reclaim costs associated with the ongoing... Read more »

B.C. attorney general announces lawsuit against opioid makers for ‘negligence and corruption’

Attorney General David Eby spoke of the “terrible toll” opioid addiction has taken on many British Columbians and their families as he announced a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies to reclaim costs associated with the ongoing... Read more »

Why air pollution apps may be misleading

For the past several days, air quality has been top of mind for many across B.C., as wildfires burning across the province have made for smoky skies and poor air quality.  The... Read more »