Day: August 15, 2023

ON SECOND STREET: Why Food Became So Expensive

Tonight – On Second Street!

Colin welcomes Dr. Sylvain Charlebois, a professor at Dalhousie University, to discuss why food prices keep going up and what the government can do about it.

Ontario Waiting List Deaths Jump

SecondStreet.org released new Ontario Health data today that shows the number of patients who died while waiting for surgery in 2022-23 is up 49% since the previous year. The same data shows diagnostic scan waiting list deaths are up 27% year-over-year and cardiac surgical waiting list deaths are up 17%.