News releases from Health and Wellness issued in the specified time period (Page 15)

Government Approves Emergency Funding for Capital Equipment

Health and Wellness

Emergency funding has been approved for two new ultrasound machines at St. Martha's Hospital in Antigonish.

Government Approves District Health Authorities' Business Plans

Health and Wellness

Government has approved the 2014-15 business plans for Nova Scotia's nine district health authorities and the IWK.

MSI Coverage Extended for Out of Province Travel

Health and Wellness

If you're planning an extended trip to a warmer climate, or to visit the grandkids over Christmas, the province has good news for you.

Queens Celebrates Opening of New Health Centre and Medical Unit

Health and Wellness

A new medical unit and primary health-care centre at Queens General Hospital in Liverpool will help more people get the care they need close to home.

Semaine nationale de prévention de la noyade

Health and Wellness

La sécurité aquatique peut vous sauver la vie.

National Drowning Prevention Week

Health and Wellness

Water safety can save your life.

More Hospitals to Convert to Natural Gas

Health and Wellness

Government is moving ahead with plans to help the environment and save money at regional hospitals.

Advisory Lifted for Blue-Green Algae Bloom in Lake Torment

Health and Wellness / Environment

The advisory against recreational use of Lake Torment in East Dalhousie, Kings Co., has been lifted. It has been in place since June 27 due to a potential blue-green algae bloom.

More Patients to Have Access to Retina Disease Treatment

Health and Wellness

More people living with chronic retina diseases will soon have access to funded treatment closer to home.

Recreation Facility Funding for Highland Region

Health and Wellness

Replacing the roof of the St. Mary's RecPlex in Guysborough County is one of eight projects in the Highland region receiving grants totaling $217,000 this year to help Nova Scotians lead healthy, active lifestyles.

Le Cap-Breton reçoit du financement pour des installations de loisirs

Health and Wellness

Les enfants et les familles pourront s'amuser et se rafraîchir pendant les journées chaudes grâce à une aire de jeux d'eau à Port Hawkesbury. Il s'agit de l'un de neuf projets du Cap-Breton qui visent à aider les Néo-Écossais à mener une vie saine et active et qui reçoivent des subventions d'une valeur totale de 297 000 $.

Cape Breton Receives Recreation Funding

Health and Wellness

Children and families will enjoy playing and cooling off on hot days at a splash pad in Port Hawkesbury, one of nine projects in Cape Breton receiving grants totaling $297,000 to help Nova Scotians lead healthy, active lifestyles.

Trail Among Central Region Recreation Facility Grants

Health and Wellness

Upgrading the Musquodoboit Trail is one of 11 projects in the Central region announced today, July 10, by Dartmouth South MLA Allan Rowe, on behalf of Health and Wellness Minister Leo Glavine.

Community Park One of Recreation Facility Funding Grants in Central Region

Health and Wellness

Building a community park where children and families can be active and play is one of eight projects in the Central region announced today, July 10, by Fairview-Clayton Park MLA Patricia Arab, on behalf of Health and Wellness Minister Leo Glavine.

Subventions pour des installations récréatives dans la région Fundy

Health and Wellness

La mise à niveau d’un centre polyvalent à Indian Brook est l’un des huit projets pour lesquels le gouvernement a octroyé des subventions totalisant 264 263 $ dans la région Fundy afin d’aider les Néo-Écossais à adopter des modes de vie sains et actifs.

Recreation Facility Funding for Fundy

Health and Wellness

Upgrading a multipurpose centre in Indian Brook is one of eight projects in the Fundy region receiving grants totaling $264,564 to help Nova Scotians lead healthy, active lifestyles.

Financement d’installations récréatives dans les régions acadiennes

Health and Wellness

L’aménagement de nouveaux sentiers dans le comté de Yarmouth est un des nombreux projets dans les régions acadiennes à bénéficier du financement d’installations récréatives destiné à aider les Néo-Écossais à mener une vie saine et active.

Recreation Facility Funding for Acadian Areas

Health and Wellness

Building new trails in Yarmouth County is one of several projects in Acadian areas to receive recreation facility funding to help Nova Scotians lead healthy, active lifestyles.

Recreation Facility Funding for Valley

Health and Wellness

More work to build a skills park and trails for mountain biking is one of four projects in the Valley announced today, July 7, by Kings South MLA Keith Irving, on behalf of Health and Wellness Minister Leo Glavine.

Recreation Facility Funding for Valley

Health and Wellness

Building a splash pad where children and families can play and cool off on hot days is one of nine projects in the Valley announced today, July 7, by Health and Wellness Minister Leo Galvine.