Monday, September 21, 2020

Ottawa issues an update on recent cyber attacks

It is important that Canadians can access online government services easily and securely, says Chief Information Officer of Canada

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...

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...
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...

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...

Outbreak of Cyclospora infections linked to salad, says Public Health Agency of Canada

The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) is collaborating with provincial public health partners, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Health...

COVID-19 death toll reaches 100 at CHSLD Sainte-Dorothée

A new milestone was reached in Quebec this week during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic when provincial health authorities revealed that CHSLD Sainte-Dorothée...

INRS researchers involved in work to create a COVID-19 vaccine

Laval-based Glycovax Pharma has partnered in the research Professors Nicolas Doucet and Yves St-Pierre of the Laval-based Institut national de la...

Ottawa approves Bausch Health psoriasis drug to be produced in Laval

Bausch Health, which has its global headquarters in Laval, has received commercial approval from Health Canada to...

Recruitment of workers for CHSLDs undermines home care, says PSW lobby group

Quebec forgetting home-based support workers, who are still earning $23,000 a year More than two months after the...

CISSS de Laval starts mobile COVID-19 testing Wednesday at Lausanne Park

The Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux (CISSS) de Laval has announced that a mobile...