News @ a glance

Kondro, Wayne
April 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/22/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 9, p1130
Academic Journal
The article offers international news briefs related to medical care. A public education campaign has been launched by Ontario Health Minister George Smitherman to promote screening for colorectal cancer. Meanwhile, the U.S. appears to be self-contained in adopting mental health parity legislation that requires group health insurance plans. On the other hand, a Food and Drugs Act Liaison Office has been established by Health Canada.


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