Posts Tagged ‘cancer’

One Of The Most Restrictive Insurance Plans

One of the most restrictive insurance plans here in Canada is the Employment Insurance plan run by our federal government. The plan covers maternity leave. A woman on maternity leave who was diagnosed with breast cancer last summer has been denied additional sickness benefits despite Ottawa’s pledge to ensure new mothers who become seriously ill […]

Last Lecture Prof Dies

I am not really sure how to introduce this video. I suppose that one obvious way is to say, “If you think your life sucks, watch this”. Here is the opening paragraph from the Gobe and Mail’s article. “Randy Pausch, a Carnegie Mellon University computer scientist whose “last lecture” about facing terminal cancer became an […]