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false 2012-01-20   This information provides a general overview on this topic and may not apply to everyone. To find out if this information applies to you and to get more information on this subject, talk to your family doctor. , What causes sore throats? Sore throat, or pharyngit

2012

Patient Education

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    false 2012-01-30 This information provides a general overview on this topic and may not apply to everyone. To find out if this information applies to you and to get more information on this subject, talk to your family doctor. , What are hemorrhoids? Hemorrhoids are swollen veins

    2012

    Patient Education

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      false 2007-01-01 This information provides a general overview on this topic and may not apply to everyone. To find out if this information applies to you and to get more information on this subject, talk to your family doctor. , What is a vaccine? A vaccine is a medicine that's gi

      2007

      Child & Adolescent Health Care,

      Immunization,

      Patient Education

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        false 2007-01-01 This information provides a general overview on this topic and may not apply to everyone. To find out if this information applies to you and to get more information on this subject, talk to your family doctor. , What is diabetes? Diabetes occurs when a person's b

        2007

        Diabetes,

        Patient Education

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          false 2007-01-01 This information provides a general overview on this topic and may not apply to everyone. To find out if this information applies to you and to get more information on this subject, talk to your family doctor. , What is heartburn? Despite its name, heartburn doesn

          2007

          Patient Education

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            false 2007-01-01 This information provides a general overview on this topic and may not apply to everyone. To find out if this information applies to you and to get more information on this subject, talk to your family doctor. , What makes up the spine? The lower spine consists of

            2007

            Patient Education

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              false 2008-02-01 This information provides a general overview on this topic and may not apply to everyone. To find out if this information applies to you and to get more information on this subject, talk to your family doctor. , What causes acne? Most people who get acne start hav

              2008

              Child & Adolescent Health Care,

              Patient Education

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                false 2008-01-01 The rates of physical inactivity and obesity among Canadian children are alarming. Let’s work together to teach kids how to make healthier choices today and develop lifelong healthy habits. , , , , 2008; Endorsement renewed 2011 , Physical and Health Education Canada,

                2008

                Child & Adolescent Health Care,

                Patient Education

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                  false 2009-01-01 A patient and health education brochure with information about lowering sodium and reducing blood pressure. , , , Sodium tools , 2009 , Blood Pressure Canada. , , , ,Sodium tools. Detailed information on dietary sodium for public.

                  2009

                  Hypertension,

                  Patient Education

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                    false 2010-07-01 This information provides a general overview on this topic and may not apply to everyone. To find out if this information applies to you and to get more information on this subject, talk to your family doctor. , What is depression? When doctors talk about depress

                    2010

                    Mental Health,

                    Patient Education

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