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09 April, 2021 - Canadian Hard of Hearing Association

The Canadian hard of Hearing Association and Wavefront Centre for Communication Accessibility are hosting a survey for adults who are Deaf or hard of hearing.  The purpose of the survey is to collect information on the impact the...

08 April, 2021 - The Standards Council of Canada (SCC), Health Standards Organization (HSO), and Canadian Standards Association (CSA Group)

The Standards Council of Canada (SCC), Health Standards Organization (HSO), and Canadian Standards Association (CSA Group) are collaborating to develop two new complementary National Standards for Long-Term Care that will be shaped by the needs of...

08 April, 2021 - Shelagh Davies, M.Sc, RSLP (Retired)

Reitred speech-language pathologist Shelagh Davies, M.Sc, RSLP, has written an article on the SAC Communiqué Blog on voice therapy for gender diverse people in the Canadian context. "Voice therapy for gender diverse people is a new...

08 April, 2021 - Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

On Wednesday, April 7, the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences launched two new ways for Autistic people, families and others who support them to share their views on autism. This input is being gathered as part of an assessment on autism that...

06 April, 2021 - Government of Canada

Health Canada has advised Canadians not to use face masks that contain graphene because there is a potential that they could inhale graphene particles, which may pose health risks. For more information, please visit the Government of Canada...

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