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Province Sees Flu Activity Begin To Rise

Health and Wellness

February 2, 2011 2:56 PM

HEALTH/WELLNESS--Province Sees Flu Activity Begin To Rise
With more cases of seasonal flu confirmed, Nova Scotians are encouraged to get immunized and take preventative action to avoid getting sick with the flu.

HEALTH/WELLNESS--Speech Services Extended to Acadian and Francophone Pre-Schoolers

Health and Wellness

February 1, 2011 10:56 AM

HEALTH/WELLNESS--Speech Services Extended to Acadian and Francophone Pre-Schoolers
French-speaking families in Nova Scotia can now benefit from speech-language support for pre-school children in their own language.

Des services d'orthophonie sont maintenant offerts aux enfants acadiens et francophones d'âge préscolaire

Health and Wellness

February 1, 2011 10:55 AM

SANTÉ ET MIEUX-ÊTRE--Des services d'orthophonie sont maintenant offerts aux enfants acadiens et francophones d'âge préscolaire
Les familles francophones de la Nouvelle-Écosse bénéficient maintenant de services d'orthophonie pour les enfants d'âge préscolaire dans leur propre langue.

La distribution pour les spectacles à la Grand-Place des célébrations à midi

Health and Wellness

January 31, 2011 2:17 PM

JEUX DU CANADA DE 2011--La distribution pour les spectacles à la Grand-Place des célébrations à midi
Les Jeux du Canada de 2011 à Halifax annoncent aujourd'hui, le 31 janvier, la distribution pour les spectacles de la Grand-Place des célébrations à midi pendant deux semaines.

Campaign Aims to Keep Teens Smoke-free

Health and Wellness

January 31, 2011 1:24 PM

HEALTH/WELLNESS--Campaign Aims to Keep Teens Smoke-free
NOTE: A list of locations for the first installment of the artifact boxes and monuments will follow the release.
A lot more young Nova Scotians will never start smoking, if the province and some nine-foot-dinosaurs have their way.

Use of Healthlink 811 on the Rise

Health and Wellness

January 24, 2011 12:34 PM

HEALTH AND WELLNESS--Use of Healthlink 811 on the Rise
More Nova Scotians are taking advantage of Healthlink 811 for health-related advice, leading to better care sooner.

Team Nova Scotia Flag Bearers Named for Canada Games

Health and Wellness

January 22, 2011 2:00 PM

HEALTH AND WELLNESS--Team Nova Scotia Flag Bearers Named for Canada Games
NOTE: Photos of the flag bearers are available on the Communications Nova Scotia website at http://gov.ns.ca/news/photos/2011/jan/RFaulkenham.jpg and http://gov.ns.ca/news/photos/2011/jan/WhitneyLohnes.jpg .
Hockey player Ryan Falkenham of Halifax and Judoka Whitney Lohnes of Bridgewater will have the distinction of serving as Team Nova Scotia captains and proudly carrying the flag during the opening and closing ceremonies at the Halifax 2011 Canada Winter Games.

Nova Scotians Urged to Get Free Flu Shot

Health and Wellness

January 20, 2011 12:13 PM

HEALTH AND WELLNESS--Nova Scotians Urged to Get Free Flu Shot
With the height of the flu season set to begin, Nova Scotians are reminded of the importance of getting a free flu shot.

Governments Celebrate Completion of Canada Games Centre

Health and Wellness

January 15, 2011 11:00 AM

HEALTH/WELLNESS--Governments Celebrate Completion of Canada Games Centre
The stage is set to welcome Canadian athletes to Halifax with the grand opening of the Canada Games Centre, a multi-purpose training and community recreation facility that will benefit Nova Scotians.

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