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SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileOntario Premier Dalton McGuinty says he’ll consider easing the flow of traffic at the province’s hospitals by allowing nurse practitioners to admit and discharge in patients.McGuinty, speaking to the Registered Nurses Association’s annual general meeting in Toronto on Friday, said he’s open to discussions about the plan and will start consultations.The Registered Nurses’ Association said nurse practitioners can already admit, treat and discharge patients in emergency rooms and those who are in primary care.But only doctors can discharge patients who are hospitalized, and the association says that often clogs up the system.Read moreShould the role of nurses be expanded?Would you feel comfortable being discharged from a hospital by a nurse rather than a doctor?Market Research(This poll is not scientific. It is based on readers’ votes.)Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests.
Another lesser know jewel in the Bronx is City Island where you will feel you have been transported to a fishing village hard to replicate anywhere else in the city take the 6 train to the last stop, Pelham Bay (home of Pelham Bay Park, which is, ahem, bigger than Central Park), and then walk downstairs to catch a transfer bus to City Island (15 min. Ride). With only a single main street traversing the entire island end to end, you’ll feel at home.