Up to 5 Canadians die at work each day. Suddenly my stapler looks threatening. Canadian nurses say they're abused and stressed. The Americanization of Canadian healthcare continues: Vancouver private clinic given green light to expand Ontario is rolling out its own centre for disease control to better handle another outbreak of SARS or a flu pandemic. The Ontario government aims to boost the rights of patients and make other changes to the health-care system. Surgeons in Montreal have implanted a long-term mechanical heart in a 65-year-old man, the first Canadian to receive the HeartMate II device. Take a look at Canada's A-Team of stem cell science.