News @ a glance

September 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/25/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 7, p711
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The article offers world news briefs related to public health. According to the Canadian Institute for Health Information, 1 out of 10 adults with health problems received wrong medications. The Canadian Physicians for Aid and Relief's World Health Day Challenge program has raised more than $60,000 for aid and relief funds. The New World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines recommend that long-lasting insecticide treated nets should be distributed for free.


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