Military Surgeon General Wants to Stop Discontent in Ranks from Spreading

Brian Adeba
Published: Wednesday, 08/01/2007 12:00 am EDT

If you follow events about Afghanistan in the Canadian media, you have probably heard of the Van Doos and Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, regiments of the Canadian Forces with soldiers serving on the front lines against the Taliban. But the men and women who look after these soldiers when they get hurt are rarely heard of. Throw in the fact that we (thankfully) don't have our own Walter Reed Army Medical Centre scandal, and you will understand why the Canadian Forces Health Services Group fades into the background.

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