There is currently a measles outbreak in Vancouver. Measles is a very serious and contagious illness that can spread through the air from an infected person. If infected you may develop a cough, fever, runny nose and inflamed eyes. A red rash can appear on your face, neck, arms and legs.
How do I protect myself against measles?+ MORE
This blog post is the first in a series of four posts about Canada’s new Food Guide, which was released by Health Canada on January 22. Check back here each Tuesday for more information on our new dietary guidelines.+ MORE
January 21, 2019 | Posted in: General Information | Tags:
Influenza, also called the flu, is a viral upper airway infection that starts in fall and continues through winter into early spring. It is important to understand influenza and how to prevent the spread of infection, especially if you, your family or people you spend time with are vulnerable to infections. Vulnerable populations include:+ MORE