News releases from Health and Wellness issued in the specified time period (Page 9)

Government Continues with Dartmouth General Revitalization

Health and Wellness

Government is moving forward with its plans to revitalize the Dartmouth General Hospital. The final technical design contract for the 5th floor was awarded today, Oct. 14, to DIALOG Nova Scotia Architecture Engineering Interior Design Planning Inc.

Mental Health, Addictions Services Continue to Expand

Health and Wellness

More community support is driving the success of the province's mental health and addictions strategy, which is now in its fourth year.

Paramedics Recognized on Province's Third Annual Medic Monday

Health and Wellness

Last year, more than 155,000 Nova Scotians received emergency care from one of the province's highly skilled and dedicated team of paramedics.

La qualité de l'eau à la plage Bayswater dans le comté de Lunenburg est de retour à la normale

Health and Wellness

Le ministère de la Santé et du Mieux-être a reçu les résultats des échantillons d'eau de la plage Bayswater, dans le comté de Lunenburg. Les nouveaux échantillons respectent les lignes directrice pour l'eau destinée aux loisirs.

Bayswater Beach in Lunenburg County, Water Quality Returns to Normal

Health and Wellness

The Department of Health and Wellness has received results of water samples for Bayswater Beach in Lunenburg County. The new samples meet recreational water guidelines.

New Shelburne Health Centre Approved for Final Design, Construction

Health and Wellness

A much-needed new clinic for Shelburne-area residents will soon enter the final stages of development.

La plage Bayswater dans le comté de Lunenburg est fermée à la baignade

Health and Wellness

Le ministère de la Santé et du Mieux-être a fermé la plage Bayswater du comté de Lunenburg à la baignade en raison d'un compte élevé de bactéries.

Bayswater Beach in Lunenburg County Closed to Swimmers

Health and Wellness

The Department of Health and Wellness has closed Bayswater Beach in Lunenburg County to swimming because of high levels of bacteria.

Province Commits to Funding Psychology Interns

Health and Wellness

The Nova Scotia Health Authority and the IWK will continue with the psychology intern program for next year.

Atlantic Health Ministers Work Together to Improve Health Outcomes

Health and Wellness

Atlantic health ministers are working together to improve health care, outcomes and access, and to save money through group procurement.

Melmerby Beach in Pictou County Reopens

Health and Wellness

The Department of Health and Wellness has reopened Melmerby Beach in Pictou County to swimming after receiving results of water samples that meet the recreational water guideline.

Blue Green Algae Bloom in Lake Torment

Environment / Health and Wellness

Residents and visitors in the East Dalhousie, Kings Co., area are advised not to swim in, or drink water from, Lake Torment because of a blue-green algae bloom.

Melmerby Beach in Pictou County Closed to Swimmers

Health and Wellness

The Department of Health and Wellness has closed Melmerby Beach in Pictou County to swimming because of high levels of bacteria.

La plage Melmerby dans le comté de Pictou est fermée à la baignade.

Health and Wellness

Le ministère de la Santé et du Mieux-être a fermé la plage de Melmerby du comté de Pictou à la baignade en raison d'un compte élevé de bactéries.

Le gouvernement veut connaître l'opinion des gens sur les soins continus

Health and Wellness

Le gouvernement souhaite connaître l'opinion des Néo-Écossais au sujet de son plan pour les soins de longue durée et les soins à domicile.

Government Seeks Input on Continuing Care Plan

Health and Wellness

Government wants to hear from Nova Scotians about its plan for long-term and home care.

Savoir nager pour être en sécurité près de l'eau

Health and Wellness

Pendant la Semaine nationale de prévention de la noyade, qui se déroule du 19 au 25 juillet, on rappelle aux Néo-Écossais que le fait d'apprendre à nager est une bonne façon d'améliorer la sécurité dans l'eau.

Learning to Swim Increases Safety Around Water

Health and Wellness

During National Drowning Prevention Week, from July 19-25, Nova Scotians are reminded that learning to swim is one way to increase safety in and around water.

Rappel de produits de poulet pané et congelé

Health and Wellness

Le Dr Robert Strang, administrateur en chef de la santé publique de la Nouvelle-Écosse, alerte le public en lui indiquant de ne pas manger certains produits de poulet cru pané et congelé vendus sous les marques Compliments et sans nom.

Frozen Breaded Chicken Products Recalled

Health and Wellness

Nova Scotia's chief public health officer, Dr. Robert Strang, is alerting the public not to eat Compliments and No Name brands of frozen uncooked breaded chicken products.