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Oakville Man confirmed with the 1st Case of Mumps in Halton

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Friday, March 10, 2017 6:30 PM

Ontario, particularly the Greater Toronto Area, is seeing an increase in confirmed cases of mumps primarily involving individuals 20 to 40 years of age.

Keynote Speaker Canadian Club Halton: Dr Julia Upton MD with Husband and Father: Part of Julia's Fan Club!

Dr. Julia Upton MD: “Food Allergy: Why, and What Can Be Done?” March 1 2017

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Wednesday, March 1, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Julia Upton MD was the recent guest speaker at a Canadian Club of Halton dinner where she discussed the latest understanding of why food allergies have become so common. Her topic: “Food Allergy: Why, ...

Oakville Chamber YPEG Keynote Speaker: Dr. Ian Dawe Feb 16 2017: "Let's Continue the Conversation on Mental Health!"

A Conversation About Mental Illness With Dr. Ian Dawe – Oakville Chamber of Commerce – YPEG Feb. 16 2017

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Monday, February 20, 2017 3:00 PM

The Young Professional and Entrepreneur Group ( YPEG ) of the Oakville Chamber of Commerce invited Dr. Ian Dawe, Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto, to have a ‘conversation about mental health”.

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Project Lifesaver Halton Program helps locate Missing Person with Cognitive Disorders

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Thursday, January 26, 2017 6:30 PM

The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) and other police services regularly respond to emergencies involving missing persons suffering a cognitive disorder. Project Lifesaver Halton is a proactive life protection program for individuals living with cognitive ...

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New Year’s Eve in Oakville: December 31, 2016

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Saturday, December 31, 2016 6:45 AM

Like many, Oakvillians will be celebrating the New Year in style, whether they are heading out on the town at one of the many locations holding formal parties or staying home and watching a movie. ...

Senior Citizens

Shingles Vaccine Free for Oakville Seniors

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Friday, December 30, 2016 9:00 AM

Ontario is reminding seniors who are turning 65 in 2017 that, starting January 1,2017 they will be eligible to get the shingles vaccine free of charge, saving them approximately $170 and helping them stay healthy.

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Helping Oakville Seniors Stay Active in their Communities

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Friday, December 23, 2016 9:00 AM

Ontario is helping seniors in Oakville continue to connect with and contribute to their communities by supporting local programs that help them stay involved, learn new skills and lead active lives.

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Halton Healthcare seeking volunteers for Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital

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Thursday, December 22, 2016 9:00 AM

Halton Healthcare is seeking new and enthusiastic volunteers to join the ranks at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.

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Say “Hello” during Christmas

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Wednesday, December 21, 2016 3:55 PM

During this time of ‘Christmas Cheer’, it is remarkable how much of its counterpart we encounter in the way of a significant rise of people experiencing great emotional distress. Such as any seasoned medical staff ...

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Investing in community-based health care

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Wednesday, December 21, 2016 3:30 PM

The Mississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is investing over $2 million new dollars annually in community health care programs to improve care for patients, clients and families in Halton Hills, Milton, Oakville, Mississauga ...

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