News @ a glance

Kondro, Wayne
May 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/6/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 10, p1268
Academic Journal
The article offers two health-related news briefs in Canada. The British Columbia has become the first province to include acupuncture as a supplementary benefit under its health insurance plan. A report by the government of Manitoba indicates that HIV infection is spreading more rapidly in heterosexual First Nations populations than other ethnic groups.


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