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The Daily Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Family violence in Canada: A statistical profile, 2017 Data show that seniors in Canada were more likely to be the victim of family violence in 2017 than they were nearly 10 years ago, according to information reported by police. Continue reading  Data tables: Victims of police-reported violent crime, 2009 to 2017 Data tables on victims […]

by pmnationtalk on December 5, 201893 Views

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Rally Expected To Draw In Indigenous Crowd Tomorrow

Rally Expected To Draw In Indigenous Crowd Tomorrow Ottawa, Ontario Dec 3rd, 2018 – Tomorrow Indigenous communities will gather together on Parliament Hill to let the Canadian Government know that they want a stop put to the framework.  Media is welcome to attend and cover the event. Any requests for interviews with youth council members, […]

by pmnationtalk on December 4, 2018162 Views

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Rob Norris – Chair, Canada World Youth/Jeunesse Canada Monde

NationTalk speaks with Chairman, Rob Norris about the vision and goals of Canada World Youth since TRC as well as the work they are doing with NationTalk and Good Influence Films through their Indigenous 150 Plus film series and the podcast program they are supporting along with NationTalk.

by pmnationtalk on December 3, 20181453 Views

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Vice Chief David Pratt – Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nation

NationTalk speaks with Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nation’s Vice Chief David Pratt. VC David Pratt speaks about priorities they have been working on with success (recorded one week earlier) for child welfare and priorities such as needed investments in suicide prevention and health transformation.

by pmnationtalk on December 3, 20181406 Views

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Ottawa announces changes to Indigenous child welfare

Credits: CBC News: The National Indigenous leaders and the federal government are planning a radical overhaul of Indigenous child welfare services. New legislation will give control and responsibility to First Nations, Inuit and Métis governments with a goal to reduce the huge number of Indigenous children in foster and group homes. But the announcement is […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 2018474 Views

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The Daily Friday, November 30, 2018

Gross domestic product, income and expenditure, third quarter 2018 Canada’s real gross domestic product grew 0.5% in the third quarter, following a 0.7% increase in the second quarter. Continue reading  Gross domestic product by industry, September 2018 Real gross domestic product edged down 0.1% in September, following seven consecutive months of growth. Lower output across […]

by pmnationtalk on November 30, 2018105 Views

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The Daily Thursday, November 29, 2018

Police-reported hate crime, 2017 After steady but relatively small increases since 2014, police-reported hate crime in Canada rose sharply in 2017, up 47% over the previous year. Continue reading  Police-reported cybercrime, 2017 Data for 2017 on police-reported cybercrime are now available for a subset of police services across Canada that report to the latest version […]

by pmnationtalk on November 29, 2018233 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Canadian Survey on Disability, 2017 An estimated one in five Canadians (or 6.2 million) aged 15 years and over had one or more disabilities that limited them in their daily activities, according to new findings from the 2017 Canadian Survey on Disability. Continue reading  Canadian Classification of Functions of Government, 2017 Canadian general government—federal, provincial-territorial […]

by pmnationtalk on November 28, 2018122 Views

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Heart of Our Nation

Marc Nadjiwan, an Anishnabe artist, has recorded and produced his independent albums since 1994. He has recorded 6 studio albums and his latest project is called “Tomahawk Rock”. In his newest work, Marc is taking from the ideal of stories and imagery within graphic novels to create his own sonic representation of the genre, while […]

by pmnationtalk on November 27, 20181280 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Farm income, 2017 (revised data) Realized net income fell 3.6% in 2017 to $7.0 billion, following three consecutive annual increases. Continue reading  The socioeconomic portrait of Canada’s evolving farm population, 2016 There were 187,492 agricultural businesses reported in the 2016 Census of Agriculture. In addition to agricultural businesses, there were approximately 6,000 additional hobby farms. […]

by pmnationtalk on November 27, 2018116 Views

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The Daily Monday, November 26, 2018

November 26, 2018 Labour Market Experiences of First Nations people living off reserve: Key findings from the 2017 Aboriginal Peoples Survey Education and training were identified by First Nations people living off reserve as key to finding work, according to the 2017 Aboriginal Peoples Survey. When asked what would help them most to find a […]

by ahnationtalk on November 26, 2018100 Views

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Indian Horse Screening Nate & Tanya Talaga Interview Highlights Square Version

Credits: Nathaniel Erskine-Smith, M.P., Beaches-East York INDIAN HORSE: An adaptation of Richard Wagamese’s award-winning novel, this moving and important drama sheds light on the dark history of Canada’s Residential Schools and the indomitable spirit of Indigenous people. TANYA TALAGA is an award-winning investigative journalist for the Toronto Star and the author of Seven Fallen Feathers. […]

by ahnationtalk on November 25, 2018402 Views

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The Daily Friday, November 23, 2018

Consumer Price Index, October 2018 The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 2.4% year over year in October, following a 2.2% increase in September. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the CPI was up 0.3% in October, after declining 0.1% in September. Continue reading  Retail trade, September 2018 Retail sales edged up 0.2% to $50.9 billion […]

by pmnationtalk on November 23, 2018106 Views

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Inter Tribal Dance Honouring Canada’s First Nations Veterans

Credits: Garry Bakuniec This is is an inter tribal dance honouring Canada’s First Nations veterans. It was taken at the 21st Annual Native Child and Family Services Of Toronto Pow Wow, October 2018.

by ahnationtalk on November 22, 2018428 Views

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Canada needs national investigation of coerced sterilizations: Sinclair – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 22, 2018 OTTAWA _ Sen. Murray Sinclair says Canada needs a national investigation to find out how common coerced sterilizations are among Indigenous women and how they’ve been allowed to continue for so long. Sinclair led the Truth and Reconciliation Commission that examined the legacy of residential schools many Indigenous children were […]

by ahnationtalk on November 22, 2018111 Views

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The Daily Thursday, November 22, 2018

Employment Insurance, September 2018 In September, 446,500 people received regular Employment Insurance benefits, down 14,300 (-3.1%) from August. Continue reading  Quarterly financial statistics for enterprises, third quarter 2018 Canadian corporations earned $107.5 billion in operating profit in the third quarter, up $4.0 billion or 3.9% from the second quarter. Continue reading  Food services and drinking […]

by pmnationtalk on November 22, 2018116 Views

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Happy Thanks-ForNothing Week: Indigenous Women Shut Down Canadian Reporters

Credits: Gms SAVEDbyFAITH The People of Negroe, Haitian, West Indian, North American Indian, Seminole Indian, and so called Latino descent are the TRUE Hebrew Israelites. Only GMS has the 100% truth according to the bible, if you don’t come under the banner of GreatMillStone you’re being taught by false prophets!

by ahnationtalk on November 21, 2018401 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Homicide in Canada, 2017 Homicide in Canada hit its highest rate in almost a decade in 2017. Much of the increase was the result of more firearm-related and gang-related incidents. Continue reading  Wholesale trade, September 2018 Wholesale sales declined for a second consecutive month, down 0.5% to $63.2 billion in September. Lower sales were recorded […]

by pmnationtalk on November 21, 2018107 Views

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Heart of Our Nation

Casper Lomayesva, from the Hopi Nation in Arizona, is perhaps one of the first Indigenous reggae artists recording today, releasing his first album in 1997. After releasing 7 albums over 20 years, including some awards for his work, Casper has recently taken time off from music and completed a degree in engineering, following his own […]

by pmnationtalk on November 20, 20181527 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Stock and consumption of fixed capital, 2017 The volume of Canada’s non-residential and residential net capital stock increased 1.9% in 2017. In value, Canadian net capital stock totalled $4.9 trillion. Continue reading  Consolidated Canadian Government Finance Statistics, 2017 The net operating deficit of the consolidated Canadian General Government—federal, provincial-territorial and local governments combined—was $8.9 billion […]

by pmnationtalk on November 20, 201897 Views

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NATO Parliamentary Assembly to wrap Halifax meeting with plenary sitting – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 19, 2018  HALIFAX _ The NATO Parliamentary Assembly will wrap up four days of meetings today with its plenary sitting in Halifax. The event brings together about 600 politicians from the 29 NATO member countries, as well as delegates from partner countries to discuss international security issues. A wide range of hot-button […]

by ahnationtalk on November 19, 2018126 Views

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The Daily Monday, November 19, 2018

Exports of grains by final destination, September 2018 Data on exports of grains by final destination are now available for September. Continue reading  Monthly Survey of Large Retailers, September 2018 Monthly data from the large retailers program are now available for September. Continue reading  Study: Market Behaviour Versus Tax Planning Responses to Changes in Marginal […]

by pmnationtalk on November 19, 201883 Views

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The Daily Friday, November 16, 2018

Canada’s international transactions in securities, September 2018 Foreign investment in Canadian securities totalled $7.7 billion in September, mainly acquisitions of money market instruments. At the same time, Canadian investment in foreign securities resumed to reach $10.6 billion, led by purchases of non-US instruments. Continue reading  Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, September 2018 Manufacturing sales edged up […]

by pmnationtalk on November 16, 201887 Views

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Vancouver Fraser Port Authority renders decision on Fraser Grain Terminal Grain Export Facility project application

November 15, 2018 The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has approved a permit application from Fraser Grain Terminal to develop a grain export facility in Surrey on federal lands managed by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority. The approval is subject to 64 permit conditions that must be met to ensure the project is constructed safely, protects […]

by ahnationtalk on November 15, 2018149 Views

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The Daily Thursday, November 15, 2018

Employment Insurance Coverage Survey, 2017 The eligibility rate for receiving regular Employment Insurance benefits was 84.3% in 2017, little changed from 2016. Although the overall rate was little changed, the rate declined for youth and for men aged 45 and over. Continue reading  Number and salaries of full-time teaching staff at Canadian universities (final), 2017/2018 […]

by pmnationtalk on November 15, 201891 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Activities of foreign majority-owned affiliates in Canada, 2016 Foreign majority-owned affiliates operating in Canada generated over one-fifth of the value added in the corporate sector in 2016 and employed about one in eight Canadian workers. Continue reading  Canada’s Core Public Infrastructure Survey: Wastewater and solid waste assets, 2016 Municipal and regional governments have made a […]

by pmnationtalk on November 14, 2018143 Views

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Funeral for former Quebec premier Bernard Landry to be held today in Montreal – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 13, 2018  MONTREAL _ A funeral service will be held this afternoon at Montreal’s Notre-Dame Basilica for former Quebec premier, Bernard Landry. Quebec’s 28th premier died Nov. 6 at home in Vercheres, Que. of complications from pulmonary disease at the age of 81. Landry became Parti Quebecois premier in 2001 after Lucien […]

by ahnationtalk on November 13, 201858 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, November 13, 2018

November 13, 2018 Drug overdose crisis: Socioeconomic characteristics of those dying of illicit drug overdoses in British Columbia, 2011 to 2016 The number of people who died from illicit drug overdoses more than doubled from 2011 to 2016 in British Columbia. They represented a diverse population, and included both people who had not been in […]

by ahnationtalk on November 13, 2018137 Views

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Trudeau lays down challenge to companies in bid to boost trade with Asia – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 13, 2018 By Jordan Press THE CANADIAN PRESS SINGAPORE _ Prime Minister Justin Trudeau began laying out his case for closer trade ties with Asian nations Tuesday, and issuing a challenge to domestic businesses to not disappear once the ink dries on any government-struck agreements. Speaking to a room of Canadian companies […]

by ahnationtalk on November 13, 201891 Views

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Alberta’s Indigenous communities grapple with new relationship with oilsands industry

Credits: CBC News While residents of Fort Chipewyan, Alta., have historically been united against oilsands development, a new $21-billion project has garnered support from 14 of the region’s Indigenous communities. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.4888470 For more than 75 years, CBC News has been the source Canadians turn to, to keep them informed about their communities, […]

by ahnationtalk on November 12, 2018392 Views

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Worship Media Honours Canada’s Indigenous Veterans

Credits: WORSHIP MEDIA Aboriginal Veterans Day in Canada is commemorated on November 8. More than 7,000 First Nations members served in the First and Second World Wars and the Korean War, and an unknown number of Inuit, Métis and other Indigenous people also participated.

by ahnationtalk on November 11, 2018413 Views

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The Daily Friday, November 9, 2018

November 9, 2018 Traveller Accommodation Services Price Index, third quarter 2018 The Traveller Accommodation Services Price Index (TASPI) rose 9.5% in the third quarter. The index has increased in the third quarter of every year since its inception, as accommodation prices generally rise in the spring and summer months due to higher seasonal demand. Continue […]

by ahnationtalk on November 9, 201895 Views

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The Daily Thursday, November 8, 2018

Provincial and territorial economic accounts, 2017 For the first time since 2010, real gross domestic product rose in every province and territory in 2017 and the Canadian economy grew 3.0%. Continue reading  Supply and use tables, 2015 In 2015, the total value of the supply of all goods and services available to the Canadian economy […]

by pmnationtalk on November 8, 2018126 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, November 7, 2018

New Lending Services Price Index, second quarter 2018 The New Lending Services Price Index (NLSPI) rose by 0.4% in the second quarter, following a 0.5% decline in the previous quarter. Continue reading  NT4

by pmnationtalk on November 7, 2018106 Views

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Azimut and SOQUEM discover Gold and Polymetallic (Cu, Co, Mo) Mineralization on the Pikwa Property, James Bay region

Longueuil, Quebec – Azimut Exploration Inc. (“Azimut” or the “Company”) (TSXV: AZM) is pleased to report it has discovered gold and polymetallic mineralization (copper, cobalt, molybdenum) on the Pikwa Property, which is jointly owned with SOQUEM Inc. (“SOQUEM”) under a Strategic Alliance covering the James Bay region of Quebec (see Figure 1). The mineralized prospects […]

by ahnationtalk on November 6, 201882 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Building permits, September 2018 Canadian municipalities issued $8.1 billion worth of building permits in September, up 0.4% from August. The national increase was driven by higher construction intentions in Quebec. Continue reading  The effect of government transfer programs on low-income rates: A gender-based analysis, 1995 to 2016 In 2016, income supports for seniors lifted about […]

by pmnationtalk on November 6, 2018116 Views

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Global economy at stage where stimulus can be ‘steadily withdrawn’: Poloz – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 5, 2018 By Andy Blatchford THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA _ The governor of the Bank of Canada says after a decade of low-interest rates around the world the global economy has reached stronger footing where stimulus can be “steadily withdrawn.” Stephen Poloz’s remarks Monday came as the Bank of Canada signals it […]

by ahnationtalk on November 5, 201881 Views

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The Daily Monday, November 5, 2018

Farm product prices, September 2018 Prices received by farmers in September for grains, oilseeds, specialty crops, potatoes, cattle, hogs, poultry, eggs and dairy products are now available at the provincial level. Continue reading  Asphalt roofing, September 2018 Shipments of asphalt shingles totalled 3.2 million metric bundles in September, down 9.0% from the previous month. Compared […]

by pmnationtalk on November 5, 2018106 Views

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Mark Romoff, President & CEO, CCPPP

NationTalk speaks with Mark Romoff, President & CEO, Canadian Council for Public Private Partnerships (CCPPP). He shared his thoughts on Indigenous participation in this year’s CCPPP 26th Annual Conference in Toronto on November 5th and 6th. Mark also discussed the significance of the market sounding at the conference this year, the progress that has been […]

by pmnationtalk on November 2, 20181672 Views

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The Daily Friday, November 2, 2018

Labour Force Survey, October 2018 Employment was little changed in October. The unemployment rate decreased 0.1 percentage points to 5.8% as fewer people searched for work. Since November 2017, the unemployment rate has ranged from 5.8% to 6.0%. Continue reading  Canadian international merchandise trade, September 2018 Canada’s merchandise trade deficit with the world narrowed to […]

by pmnationtalk on November 2, 2018111 Views

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Tlicho, federal, N.W.T. gov’ts agree to conditions for all-season road to Whati – CBC

Recommendations from environmental assessment were adopted with modifications to provisions about caribou Nov 01, 2018 An all-season road to the fly-in community of Whati, N.W.T. is one step closer to getting built. The Tlicho, federal and territorial governments announced last week that they agree to nearly two dozen measures to reduce negative effects the proposed […]

by ahnationtalk on November 1, 2018107 Views

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The Daily Thursday, November 1, 2018

Canada’s Core Public Infrastructure Survey: Potable water and stormwater assets, 2016 Canadian governments owned over 2,150 water treatment facilities, almost 6,800 water reservoirs, storage tanks and water pump stations, and about 185,000 kilometres of water pipes in 2016. Continue reading  Chat session: Statistics Canada is using new data sources to give Canadians sound measures of […]

by pmnationtalk on November 1, 201890 Views

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Enbridge says repairs done on ruptured gas pipeline near Prince George, B.C. – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Oct 31, 2018  PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. _ Enbridge Inc. says it has successfully completed repairs on the section of a natural gas pipeline that ruptured and burned near Prince George, B.C., three weeks ago. The company says following a comprehensive integrity assessment, it expects to begin safely returning the repaired segment to service […]

by ahnationtalk on November 1, 201884 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Gross domestic product by industry, August 2018 Real gross domestic product rose for a seventh consecutive month, edging up 0.1% in August. Growth was concentrated in oil and gas extraction and finance and insurance, which more than offset declines in 12 of 20 industrial sectors. Continue reading  Industrial product and raw materials price indexes, September […]

by pmnationtalk on October 31, 201898 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Survey of Innovation and Business Strategy, 2015 to 2017 The percentage of innovative enterprises increased 12.5 percentage points to 79.3% in 2015-2017, up from 66.8% in 2007-2009 and 63.5% in 2010-2012. Continue reading  Canadian Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey, 2017 In 2017, similar proportions of Canadians aged 15 and older reported currently smoking cigarettes (15%) […]

by pmnationtalk on October 30, 2018108 Views

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The Daily Monday, October 29, 2018

Railway carloadings, August 2018 The volume of rail freight carried in Canada totalled 33.1 million tonnes in August, up 7.7% from the same month a year earlier. Continue reading  Study: Accounting for Slower Productivity Growth in the Canadian Business Sector After 2000: Do Measurement Issues Matter? Labour productivity growth and multifactor productivity (MFP) growth have […]

by pmnationtalk on October 29, 2018108 Views

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Elder known for advocacy for residential school survivors, now becomes author | APTN News

Credits: APTN News An elder from Peguis First Nation is known around the community for his advocacy for residential school survivors. He’s one of the first Indigenous people to campaign for compensation for former residential school students. Now – you can add author to the list.

by ahnationtalk on October 28, 2018409 Views

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The Daily Friday, October 26, 2018

Consulting Services Price Index, second quarter 2018 The Consulting Services Price Index fell 1.1% in the second quarter, following a 0.3% decrease in the first quarter. The decline in the second quarter was attributable to lower average hourly billing rates for management consulting services. Continue reading  Dairy statistics, August 2018 The total amount of milk […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2018114 Views

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The Daily Thursday, October 25, 2018

Payroll employment, earnings and hours, August 2018 Average weekly earnings of non-farm payroll employees were $1,006 in August, up 0.6% from July. Compared with August 2017, earnings rose 2.9%. Continue reading  Effective tax rates and high income Canadians, 2016 Effective tax rates (ETRs) provide a measure of the size of various government tax programs relative […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2018137 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, October 24, 2018

October 24, 2018 Canadian Health Measures Survey: Household and physical measures data, 2016 and 2017 Sleep duration and sleep quality are both important factors for the overall health of a person. Sleep apnea is a condition that can affect both sleep duration and sleep quality. It is characterized by periods of breathing interruptions during sleep, […]

by ahnationtalk on October 24, 2018105 Views

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