Medical terms now translated into Inuktitut for users in Nunavik

2023-12-04 23:07:29 The Nunavik Regional Health and Social Services Board has formalized the launch of the Tukisiutik application, which allows the translation of medical terms into Inuktitut in order to facilitate communication between caregivers and patients. The program includes a symptom directory, a pain assessment scale, an anatomical glossary and an audio pronunciation tool. Without … Read more

Murder of Quebec Businessman and Wife in Dominica: Suspects Charged and Trial Details

2023-12-06 16:08:32 Five days after the discovery of the bodies of Quebec businessman and philanthropist Daniel Langlois and his wife, two suspects appeared in court in Roseau in Dominica, a small Caribbean island. Jonathan Lehrer and Robert Snyder, two American citizens, were formally charged with the murders of Daniel Langlois and Dominique Marchand. The two … Read more

Kim Clavel: Overcoming Defeat and Finding Courage

2023-12-06 10:00:00 Two months after her defeat by split decision against Argentina’s Evelin Bermudez, Kim Clavel continues to experience strong emotions which delay her return to the ring. Installed with her mother where she will spend the holidays, Clavel spoke without restraint about the feeling which continues to inhabit her since that evening of October … Read more

AI opens the horizons of independent video game studios

2023-12-06 09:00:00 The democratization of artificial intelligence (AI) tools comes almost as a blessing for independent video game studios. Thanks to this technology, they can aim higher and further. ChatGPT was released in November. I was using it in November, says Brian McWilliams, director of the Bleuet Sauvage studio. A true enthusiast of new technologies, … Read more

Two deaths in the emergency room of the Anna-Laberge Hospital in Châteauguay

2023-12-05 23:41:35 Two patients died in the emergency room of Anna-Laberge Hospital in Châteauguay, without being able to see a doctor, on November 29 and 30. One of these patients waited 12 hours, even though he was supposed to see a doctor within 30 minutes of arriving. Hospital officials and the coroner launched an investigation. … Read more

Free Shingrix Vaccine for Seniors: Ontario Health Insurance Coverage and Provincial Policies

2023-12-05 22:31:33 Lise Vaugeois, MLA for Thunder Bay—Superior North and spokesperson for the official opposition of the New Democratic Party and services to seniors, is calling for free Shingrix vaccine against shingles for people aged 70 and over. For this vaccine to be covered by Ontario Health Insurance, you must be 65 to 70 years … Read more