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Cystic Fibrosis Canada

Seven year old Oakville girl represents Cystic Fibrosis Canada


Tuesday, December 19, 2017 8:45 AM

Sloane, a seven year old girl from Oakville has been chosen to be the face of Cystic Fibrosis Canada.

Opioid Crisis Halton Region

Opioid Crisis in Halton region: Get the Facts


Thursday, September 21, 2017 10:00 AM

“The opioid crisis in Ontario is a tragic and growing issue, one we are continuing to work diligently to combat.

Oakville seniors

Providing Oakville Seniors with Healthy Choices


Sunday, September 17, 2017 9:00 AM

One of the collaborative projects funded by the Oakville Community Foundation is well underway and helping Oakville seniors in the community.

Oakville's 2017 Terry Fox Run

Oakville’s 2017 Terry Fox Run – Sunday, September 17


Tuesday, September 12, 2017 7:30 AM

Oakville’s 2017 Terry Fox Run has residents gearing up to honour Terry Fox and continue his Marathon of Hope to raise money for cancer research.

Bill C-45 MP John Oliver, Town Hall, August 2017, Cannabis

Bill C-45 – Legalization and Regulation of Cannabis


Thursday, August 31, 2017 5:40 PM

Oakville was host to a town hall meeting on Bill C-45 – the legalization and regulation of cannabis with the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health at the Operating Engineers Conference Centre on Wednesday, August ...

health care OP Ed, Commonweath Fund

Canada, Laggards in Health Care: OP Ed


Sunday, July 23, 2017 9:00 AM

We’re third. We’re Third. We’re THIRD LAST. So says a recent major study issued by the Commonwealth Fund comparing health care on a variety of measures amongst the most affluent nations.

West Nile Virus 2017, mosquito

West Nile Virus 2017 Update for Oakville


Tuesday, July 11, 2017 9:30 AM

A batch of mosquitoes trapped last week in Oakville has tested positive for WNV which triggered a West Nile Virus 2017 Update.. This is the first batch of West Nile Virus positive mosquitoes confirmed in ...

Loneliness, social isolation

Loneliness, Social Isolation and the effect on your health


Sunday, June 18, 2017 9:00 AM

At the time John Lennon wrote ‘With a Little Help From My Friends’, little did most people know he was actually sending out an SOS in terms of his own need for help in his ...

Emergency health services, Ornge

Updated emergency health services benefits Oakville


Thursday, June 8, 2017 9:00 AM

Ontario is enhancing and modernizing its emergency health services system to provide people in Oakville with increased flexibility and more options for medical transportation and paramedic services, to ensure they are receiving the right care ...

Patient Room

Keeping Oakville’s Health Care Professionals Safe on the Job


Monday, May 22, 2017 9:00 AM

Ontario is continuing to enhance safety for health care professionals at work by implementing recommendations from the Workplace Violence Prevention in Health Care Report, released on May 15, 2017.

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