Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Dead 7-year-old Chomedey girl’s mother released on $1,000 bail bond

The mother of 7-year-old Chomedey girl who suffered a gruesome death at home in early January was released on a $1,000 bail bond on...
All activities bringing together more than 250 persons are cancelled until further notice

Health care worker receives Laval’s first COVID-19 vaccine shot

The first person in Laval to be inoculated against COVID-19 is a health care worker. On Dec. 23, Sylvie Schaffro was the first of an...

Trudeau convenes ‘Incident Response Group’ for talks on COVID-19 variant

The office of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Sunday evening that Trudeau convened the Incident Response Group to discuss new measures Canada is taking...

CISSS de Laval makes progress with COVID-19 saliva testing

A pilot project undertaken by the CISSS de Laval to introduce saliva testing for COVID-19 in schools or at home may soon become the...

Everyone should test for radon, experts urge during online event

‘Radon Action Month’ draws attention to No. 2 cause of lung cancer While many people now associate the month of November with the annual “Movember”...

Diagnostic COVID-19 saliva tests catching on in Laval

Local CISSS is leading the way, as use of new testing method spreads In keeping with a growing trend during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, health...

CISSS de Laval reports a 74 per cent rise in medical complaints since last...

Regional health authority steps up recruiting, while dealing with pandemic The CISSS de Laval underwent a 74 per cent increase in medical complaints since last...

COVID-19 help lines discussed during Agape-NPI online meeting

Accessing health and social services during the pandemic becomes an issue Some 25 members of the Laval English-speaking community, including many Agape-NPI partners, attended a...

New COVID-19 screening clinic opening in Auteuil on Monday

The CISSS de Laval says that a new COVID-19 screening clinic will be opening on Monday Nov. 23 at noon in Laval's Auteuil district. The...

Survey finds COVID-19 is impacting mental health of entrepreneurs

Women, minorities and business owners are suffering during the pandemic Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) released a report last week revealing that while nearly...

CISSS de Laval says appointment needed for COVID-19 screening

The Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux (CISSS) de Laval is asking residents to call and make an appointment for COVID-19 screening,...