Ontario election results: NDP remains Official Opposition, but Andrea Horwath will step down as leader

Ontario election results: NDP remains Official Opposition, but Andrea Horwath will step down as leader

Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath arrives at her local polling station in Hamilton, Ont., on June 2.Eduardo Lima/The Canadian Press Andrea Horwath stepped down as head of the Ontario NDP, with the party set to lose a number of seats in the provincial election Thursday. The left-leaning party retained its Official Opposition status in the … Read more

Amid shortages of family doctors across Canada, med school grads increasingly don’t want the jobs

Amid shortages of family doctors across Canada, med school grads increasingly don’t want the jobs

More family-doctor jobs for new medical school grads have gone unfilled than ever before in this year’s initial round of hiring, new data shows. The numbers indicate that fewer graduates are choosing family medicine as a discipline, despite family-doctor shortages across the country. It’s a situation that’s causing the College of Family Physicians Canada to … Read more