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Ashkenazi Jewish women invited to free BRCA1/2 screening Thursday at Women’s College Hospital

Ashkenazi Jewish women invited to free BRCA1/2 screening Thursday at Women’s College Hospital

If you are a Jewish woman of Ashkenazic (European or Eastern-European) descent between 20-70 years of age, you are invited to a free event: genetic screening for...

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Jewish woman nominated for premier’s Award of Colleges

Jewish woman nominated for premier’s Award of Colleges

“My Bubbie was my best friend. I wanted to spend every minute with her and to hear all the stories from Europe. When she passed away… a little part of my...

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Thursday, October 30 Vascular and cardiac health conference The Cummings Centre, 5700 Westbury Ave., Montreal, is holding a conference about good vascular and cardiac...

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College puts haredi men to work as nurses

College puts haredi men to work as nurses

Ayala YoungSpecial to the Tribune  With the New Year comes news of an innovative new educational program that is making waves in Israel’s female-dominated nursing...

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The top 10 ways Israeli scientists are battling breast cancer

The top 10 ways Israeli scientists are battling breast cancer

In honour of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, ISRAEL21c has put together a list of the top 10 latest Israeli advances in breast cancer. Abigail Klein LeichmanISRAEL21c One...

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