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$1M donation boosts Halifax surgical robot program

Dr. Ricardo Rendon

It appears the robot pilot program will become a permanent addition at the QEII Hospital in Halifax after a significant donation from the Joyce Foundation.

Nova Scotia gynecologist found guilty of professional misconduct

Dr. Manivasan Moodley

A committee of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia has concluded that Sydney gynecologist Dr. Manivasan Moodley committed professional misconduct after two women came forward with separate accounts of being questioned sexually during appointments.

From holograms to Plexiglas walls: How Santa comes to the mall during a pandemic

Santa Claus in a face mask

Technology, ingenuity and a wee sprinkle of Christmas magic are allowing some malls to find ways for children to meet Santa Claus in a time of pandemic restrictions.

Nova Scotia reports 14 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday

nasopharyngeal swab 1

The province is reporting 14 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday after completing 3,644 tests.

Here are all the potential COVID-19 exposure sites in Nova Scotia


A current look at the COVID-19 possible exposure notices across Nova Scotia.

How Nova Scotia's COVID-19 testing strategy has changed since the first wave

COVID rapid testing Halifax

With COVID-19 once again spreading through parts of Nova Scotia, the province is taking a different approach to testing for the virus than it did during the first wave.

Halifax sports leagues put on game face to deal with new COVID-19 restrictions

Curling rocks

Members of Nova Scotia leagues who live in Halifax will miss the social connection of sports over the next couple of weeks, but organizers say the pause is vital to preserving the rest of their seasons.