The virus is new to this continent, and information about it is continuing to evolve.
Manitobans are being warned to protect themselves against mosquito bites, as a sudden upswing in West Nile virus hits people in a broad stretch of Canada running from Alberta through to Quebec. By Aug. 24, nine cases had been reported in Manitoba.
Stavanger, Norway – This city of 126,000, near the edge of the North Sea on Norway’s southwest coast, has one very exciting garden I would like to share with you, and believe it or not, there are even tropical plants there.
Our health care system is based on an on-demand model of physicians and hospitals providing acute and episodic care. While this system works well for the vast majority of citizens, it is a poor match for many of those with chronic diseases.