#Saskatchewan

  • Article: This City Is Using Needle Vending Machines to Combat HIV and STI Outbreaks
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    This City Is Using Needle Vending Machines to Combat HIV and STI Outbreaks

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 15, 2019

    The Canadian province of Saskatchewan has some of the highest rates of HIV diagnosis. Read more

  • Article: The Flu Has Already Killed 3 Unvaccinated Preschoolers in This Canadian Province
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    The Flu Has Already Killed 3 Unvaccinated Preschoolers in This Canadian Province

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 10, 2019

    Vaccines act as the first line of defence against influenza. Read more

  • Article: AIDS Worker Says Pipes Could Help Canadian Province With Highest HIV Rates
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    AIDS Worker Says Pipes Could Help Canadian Province With Highest HIV Rates

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 14, 2018

    In some areas of Saskatchewan, HIV rates were more than 10 times the national average in 2016. Read more

  • Article: This Province's Housing Initiative Could Help Canada in Its Goal to Cut Homelessness by 50%
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    This Province's Housing Initiative Could Help Canada in Its Goal to Cut Homelessness by 50%

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 3, 2018

    A report in 2013 indicated that 30,000 people in Canada were homeless on any given night. Read more

  • Article: There Are New Strains of HIV in Canada — and They're Immune-Resistant
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    There Are New Strains of HIV in Canada — and They're Immune-Resistant

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 30, 2018

    Saskatchewan has the highest rates of HIV in Canada. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Teen Is Taking a Stand Against Racism with a Ribbon Skirt and A Hashtag
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    This Canadian Teen Is Taking a Stand Against Racism with a Ribbon Skirt and A Hashtag

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 16, 2017

    Kisis-Isquao Cappo wants to show she’s proud of her heritage. Read more

  • Article: HIV Cases Are Up 800% in This Region of Canada
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    HIV Cases Are Up 800% in This Region of Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 13, 2017

    The number of HIV cases here are almost triple that of the rest of Canada. Read more