Did you know that some medical decisions involve legal issues you should know about? The law is part of daily life, even when it comes to your health.
These articles can help you make good decisions … in the doctor’s office or the bedroom!
Seeing Your Medical Records
The law has rules to ensure that your medical records are kept confidential.
Consent to Treatment
Adults have the right to accept or refuse health care. There are special rules for minors (people under 18 years old).
Consent to Sexual Activities
Pregnancy and Abortion
Abortion has been legal in Canada since 1988. This means you can choose whether or not to continue your pregnancy.