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Michelle
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posted 02 October 2004 07:41 AM      Profile for Michelle   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
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The Ontario government has chased out an Ohio-based diagnostic health clinic that was planning to offer fee-based services from mobile vans. Life Line Screening's services are already available for free under Canadian medicare. “These companies prey on fear,” said Ontario Health Minister George Smitherman. “They create business by generating a sense of need around services.”

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radiorahim
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posted 02 October 2004 09:29 PM      Profile for radiorahim     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
Nice to see the Ontario government showing some guts for a change.
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