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Youth Vaping

Vaping: How do we protect our youth?

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Thursday, January 16, 2020 5:45 PM

Pam Damoff, Member of Parliament for Oakville North-Burlington, and the Honourable Anita Anand, Member of Parliament for Oakville, held a roundtable on January 13, 2020 with provincial, regional and local counterparts, the medical profession, the ...

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Hepatitis A case confirmed in Oakville restaurant worker

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020 5:58 PM

On January 6, Halton Region Public Health was notified of a case of hepatitis A in a food handler, who worked at Kerr Street Café, located at 298 Kerr Street in Oakville, between December 15 ...

Caregiver

Caregiver tools to help with a loved one who wanders

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Friday, December 27, 2019 11:25 AM

Most of us have gone through a moment where a child has just slipped out of eye sight. The heart of the caregiver starts to race and their blood pressure rises. Usually with in a ...

New regulations addressing youth vaping

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Monday, December 23, 2019 10:00 AM

Pam Damoff, Member of Parliament for Oakville North-Burlington, has been a vocal advocate for further action to address the issue of youth vaping.

iMD Health education software

iMD Health education software used by Halton Healthcare

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Friday, December 20, 2019 10:00 AM

Halton Healthcare and iMD Health Global are pleased to announce that they have formed a strategic partnership enabling access to iMD health education software through the Halton Healthcare website via the Patient & Family Health ...

Pneumonia NuPneu

Diagnosing childhood pneumonia becomes less expensive

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Monday, December 9, 2019 12:00 PM

A device designed by a team of faculty and student researchers at Sheridan’s Centre for Mobile Innovation (CMI) has the potential to impact the diagnosis of community-acquired pneumonia – a significant cause of death for ...

Health Team

New Halton Health Team Announced by Oakville MPPs

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Saturday, December 7, 2019 2:15 PM

The province is introducing Ontario Health Teams, a new model of care that brings together health care providers to work as one team.

Medical Walk-In Clinics

Medical Walk-In Clinics in Oakville

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Monday, December 2, 2019 9:00 AM

You are sick or someone you know is sick or hurt. You call up your family doctor, and they can’t see you for several days. Going to the Emergency Room for seems a little excess ...

Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer discovery to recovery achieved quickly in Oakville

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Friday, November 29, 2019 11:30 AM

“I can’t begin to imagine the anxiety my patients must feel before they come to see me,” says Dr. Nicole Callan, General Surgeon at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital (OTMH).

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Get the lead pipes out of Oakville Schools

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Tuesday, November 26, 2019 12:00 PM

Halton Regional Council is calling on the Ministry of Education to put the health and safety of students first by removing all lead pipes and lead-based materials that supply the water service in public educational ...

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