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Opioids spark emergency health meeting to address addiction News

By Sargon Jajjo Provincial and federal health ministers met in Ottawa on Friday urging government to react to the rising and fatal use of opioids in Canada. According to the Canadian Institute for Health Information, 13 people a day are hospitalized in Canada as a result of an opioid overdose. Federal Health Minister, Jane Phillpot has acknowledged

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