Friday, August 14, 2020

Ottawa Invests in community-based projects addressing challenges of dementia

Patty Hajdu, federal Minister of Health, has announced an investment of more than $7.85 million over four years towards 12 new projects...

Health Canada warns again about risky hand sanitizers

Health Canada has issued yet another advisory telling Canadians that some hand sanitizers made with ethanol or denaturants that are not acceptable...

CHSLD Sainte-Dorothée workers hold memorial for COVID-19 dead

Unionized employees at CHSLD Sainte-Dorothée held a memorial on Wednesday morning for the more than 100 residents at the long-term care home...
All activities bringing together more than 250 persons are cancelled until further notice

Hours for COVID-19 clinical testing extended

Officials with the CISSS de Laval say that the daily schedule for going in to be tested...

Another Health Canada hand sanitizer ethanol health risk warning

Health Canada is advising Canadians that the following hand sanitizers, which contain technical-grade ethanol, may pose health...

New mobile app to help notify Canadians of potential COVID-19 exposure

Over the past several months, Canadians have been following public health advice and doing their part to help prevent the spread of...

Update: Outbreak of Salmonella infections linked to red onions imported from the United States

In a statement issued Friday, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) says there is no evidence to suggest that onions grown in...