News @ a glance

October 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/10/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 8, p862
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The article presents news briefs related to public health in Canada. A projection on Canada's crude birth rate, released by Statistics Canada is provided. A report from the Canadian Institute for Health Information revealed that people age 19 to over 60 are at greatest risk of requiring head injury hospitalization. A compensation package is offered by the Yukon government to family physicians who will practice at the territory.


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