News @ a glance

November 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/20/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 11, p1346
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The article offers world news briefs. British Columbia has become the first Canadian province to include acupuncture treatments as a supplementary health benefit of its medical services plan. The government of Alberta will commence mental health first aid training for teachers in 2008. The World Health Organization has issued a guide for developing palliative care services for terminally ill cancer patients.


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