News releases from Health and Wellness issued in the specified time period (Page 24)

E.coli 0157 Source Determined

Health and Wellness

Lettuce at KFC/Taco Bell locations is the likely source of the E.coli 0157 outbreak in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Ontario.

Clinique de santé dans la région de Digby

Health and Wellness

Les gens de la région de Digby qui n'ont pas de médecin de famille ont maintenant accès à une nouvelle clinique de soins de santé primaires.

Digby Area Gets Health Clinic

Health and Wellness

People in the Digby area without a family doctor have a new health clinic for primary care.

Mise à jour sur les cas d'infections à E.coli 0157

Health and Wellness

Le ministère de la Santé et du Mieux-être a reçu la confirmation que cinq des cas signalés en Nouvelle-Écosse sont liés aux cas d'infections causés par la souche E.coli 0157:H7 signalés au Nouveau-Brunswick et en Ontario.

Update on E.coli 0157 Link

Health and Wellness

The Department of Health and Wellness received confirmation that five of the Nova Scotia cases are linked to the E.coli 0157:H7 sub-type cases in New Brunswick and Ontario.

Différences entre l'infection à norovirus et l'infection à E.coli

Health and Wellness

Afin que les gens puissent mieux connaître l'infection à E.coli, les représentants de la santé publique veulent faire en sorte que les Néo-Écossais comprennent et puissent reconnaître les différences entre cette infection et d'autres infections semblables.

Symptoms Different Between Norovirus and E.coli

Health and Wellness

In an effort to better educate people about E.coli, public health officials want to ensure Nova Scotians understand and can identify the differences between this illness and others like it.

Trois autres cas confirmés d'infection à E.coli

Health and Wellness

Le gouvernement provincial continue de faire enquête sur la propagation de la bactérie E.coli 0157 en Nouvelle-Écosse.

Three More E.coli 0157 Cases Confirmed

Health and Wellness

The province continues to investigate the spread of E.coli 0157 cases in Nova Scotia.

Province Supports Collaborative Health-Care Clinic in Bridgewater

Health and Wellness

People living in Bridgewater will soon have shorter waits and better access to family doctors with the announcement of a new collaborative health-care clinic.

La Santé publique suit de près les cas d'infection à E.coli

Health and Wellness

Le ministère de la Santé et du Mieux-être fait enquête sur sept cas d'infection à E.coli 0157 récemment confirmés dans la province.

Public Health Following Cases of E.coli

Health and Wellness

The Department of Health and Wellness is investigating seven recently confirmed cases of E.coli 0157 in the province.

Better Care Sooner Plan Helping Thousands

Health and Wellness

Thousands of Nova Scotians are seeing health-care providers faster because of the province's Better Care Sooner plan.

Provincial Parks Wonderlands in Winter

Natural Resources (to July 2018) / Health and Wellness

People looking to move more, breathe fresh air, and walk off winter doldrums can enjoy Nova Scotia's provincial parks.

Collaborative Emergency Centre for New Waterford Approved

Health and Wellness

Nova Scotians living in New Waterford are closer to being able to see a doctor same-day or next-day and having 24-7 access to emergency care.

Legacy of Life: Living Organ Donor Policy Gives Gift of Life

Health and Wellness

When Christine Beck's husband Mike started dialysis treatment in spring 2011, she quickly saw the toll it was taking on his quality of life. It was then that she decided to become a living organ donor. And she knew it wouldn't be easy.

Collaborative Emergency Centre Will Provide Better Care to Lunenburg

Health and Wellness

Nova Scotians living in the Lunenburg area will have better access to family doctors, nurses and other health-care providers and services, with the announcement today, Dec. 17, of a Collaborative Emergency Centre at Fishermen's Memorial Hospital.

Pictou County Wellness Centre's Has Grand Opening

Health and Wellness

Residents of Pictou County have a new state-of-the-art facility providing access to high-quality sport, health and wellness, business, education and social opportunities to their community.

Thrive! Grants Support Community Action on Breastfeeding

Health and Wellness

Breastfeeding families in Nova Scotia will have more support and encouragement with $250,000 in provincial grants for community projects that protect, promote and support breastfeeding.

Thrive! Grants Expand Work on Healthy Eating in Publicly Funded Places

Health and Wellness

Nova Scotians working in or using publicly funded institutions will soon have more options for healthy eating.