October 13, 2019

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Provincial health officials advocate regular screenings for HIV

People at risk for hepatitis C urged to undergo testing

PHIL HOSSACK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS</p><p>“It’s definitely a recognized problem and throughout Canada that there are many people living with HIV or hepatitis C who are unaware of their infections,” says Dr. Joss Reimer, provincial medical officer of health responsible for sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections.</p>

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“It’s definitely a recognized problem and throughout Canada that there are many people living with HIV or hepatitis C who are unaware of their infections,” says Dr. Joss Reimer, provincial medical officer of health responsible for sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections.

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