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Prescribing the abortion pill without restrictions is safe: UBC-led study

Prescribing the abortion pill without restrictions is safe: UBC-led study

Abortion remains safe after Canada removed restrictions on the medical abortion pill mifepristone in November 2017. That’s one of the key findings from a UBC-led study published today in the New England Journal of Medicine.

Local solutions for boosting COVID-19 vaccine uptake

Local solutions for boosting COVID-19 vaccine uptake

As COVID-19 vaccine cards rolled out across several Canadian provinces in September, the number of people getting vaccinated increased in provinces like B.C. But those numbers have now slowed, with some communities facing particular challenges when it comes to vaccine uptake.