News @ a glance

July 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/18/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 2, p141
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The article presents news briefs related to medical research and public health as of July 18, 2006. According to Health Canada documents, the number of people suffering from dementia is expected to double by 2026. A study by the World Health Organization suggests that those who have had female genital mutilation are likely to have serious complications during childbirth. The City of Ottawa has launched a campaign for a scent-free in all municipal buildings.


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