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11:00 ET Government of Canada Announces Funding to Help Prevent Teen Dating Violence

Projects will provide students with skills and resources to recognize unhealthy relationships WINDSOR, ON, Feb. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Teen and youth dating violence has immediate and often long-lasting...


Feb 13, 2019, 18:11 ET Public Health Notice - Information for Canadians who have received or are considering medical procedures in Mexico

OTTAWA, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Why you should take note Canadian travellers may have been exposed to difficult to treat, antibiotic-resistant bacteria after having undergone surgical procedures in...


Feb 13, 2019, 10:00 ET Government of Canada Announces Funding to Promote Healthy Relationships for Vulnerable Youth

Project will support research activities aimed at preventing teen dating violence LONDON, ON, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Gender-based violence—violence against people based on their gender expression,...


Feb 13, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to the media - Government of Canada to Announce Funding for Gender-Based Violence Prevention/

LONDON, ON, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health, Peter Fragiskatos, Member of Parliament, will announce federal support for...


Feb 12, 2019, 15:00 ET Notice to the media - Government of Canada to Announce Funding for Gender-Based Violence Prevention

LONDON, ON, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health, Peter Fragiskatos, Member of Parliament, will announce federal support for...


Feb 12, 2019, 09:30 ET Public Health Agency of Canada Supports Fall Prevention Among Canadian Seniors

Parachute Canada receives funding to develop online hub and fall prevention network OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - In Canada, seniors who experience a fall are significantly more likely to sustain...


Feb 11, 2019, 13:00 ET Government of Canada Supports Hub to Promote Healthy Living

Innovative lab will help start-ups design and deliver activities to prevent chronic diseases VANCOUVER, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is facing a growing burden of chronic disease. Almost two out of...


Feb 11, 2019, 11:05 ET Government of Canada Announces Funding to Promote Healthy Relationships to Prevent Teen Dating Violence

Project will educate young men about the root causes of teen dating violence OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - It is important for youth to learn about healthy relationships and ways to prevent...


Jan 25, 2019, 23:11 ET Public Health Notice - Outbreaks of Salmonella infections linked to raw chicken, including frozen raw breaded chicken products

OTTAWA, Jan. 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Update This notice has been updated to reflect a new outbreak of Salmonella illnesses linked to frozen raw breaded chicken products, and a new food recall warning that...


Dec 21, 2018, 12:02 ET Public Health Notice - Outbreak of Salmonella illnesses linked to raw turkey and raw chicken

OTTAWA, Dec. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - Original Notice Why should you take note The Public Health Agency of Canada is collaborating with provincial public health partners, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency...


Dec 12, 2018, 15:19 ET Latest Data on the Opioid Crisis

More than 9,000 Canadians lost their lives between January 2016 and June 2018 OTTAWA, Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - The opioid crisis continues to devastate communities and families from coast to coast to...


Dec 03, 2018, 13:30 ET Statement from the Chief Public Health Officer Health Professional Forum on New Cannabis Toolkit to Educate Health Professionals

OTTAWA, Dec. 3, 2018 /CNW/ - The Chief Public Health Officer (CPHO) Health Professional Forum, which comprises 18 national health organizations, is working with partners to ensure health...


Dec 03, 2018, 09:34 ET Government of Canada Supports Initiatives to End Gender-based Violence

Projects to help prevent teen and youth dating violence and child maltreatment HAMILTON, ON, Dec. 3, 2018 /CNW/ - Gender-based violence—including violence against people based on their gender...


Dec 03, 2018, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to the Media - Minister of Health to Announce Support for Initiatives to End Gender-based Violence/

HAMILTON, ON, Nov. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health, will be joined by the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors and Member of Parliament...


Dec 01, 2018, 12:24 ET Canada's Minister of Health calls for end to stigma on World AIDS Day

OTTAWA, Dec. 1, 2018 /CNW/ - Every year on December 1, World AIDS Day reminds us to recognize the strength and resilience of people living with HIV, to remember those we have lost and to acknowledge...


Nov 30, 2018, 15:00 ET Notice to the Media - Minister of Health to Announce Support for Initiatives to End Gender-based Violence

HAMILTON, ON, Nov. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health, will be joined by the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors and Member of Parliament...


Nov 29, 2018, 19:00 ET Update - Public Health Notice - Outbreak of E. coli infections linked to romaine lettuce

OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2018 /CNW/ - This update reflects additional findings and details about the ongoing outbreak investigation. The ongoing collaborative investigation has linked romaine lettuce...


Nov 29, 2018, 10:12 ET Government of Canada announces support to help reduce HIV and hepatitis C in gay, bisexual, transgender, Two-Spirit and queer men in Canada

OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2018 /CNW/ - While Canada has made progress in addressing HIV and other sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBI) in the last three decades, rates of these preventable...


Nov 29, 2018, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to Media - Minister of Health and Parliamentary Secretary to participate in World AIDS Day activities/

OTTAWA, Nov. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health and John Oliver and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health, will take part in the commemoration...


Nov 28, 2018, 15:00 ET Notice to Media - Minister of Health and Parliamentary Secretary to participate in World AIDS Day activities

OTTAWA, Nov. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health and John Oliver and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health, will take part in the commemoration...


Nov 27, 2018, 11:46 ET Update - Public Health Notice - Outbreak of Salmonella infections possibly linked to long English cucumbers

OTTAWA, Nov. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - This notice has been updated to include five more cases of illnesses associated with this outbreak. Since the last update on November 2, 2018, the Public Health Agency...


Nov 23, 2018, 16:32 ET Update - Public Health Notice - Outbreak of E. coli infections linked to romaine lettuce

OTTAWA, Nov. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - This notice has been updated to include three additional cases of E. coli linked to the outbreak. There are now 22 confirmed cases in Canada across three provinces:...


Nov 23, 2018, 13:00 ET Notice to the media - Government of Canada officials to hold a media technical briefing on the outbreak of E. coli infections linked to romaine

OTTAWA, Nov. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Officials from the Public Health Agency of Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency of Canada will hold a technical briefing to give an update on the outbreak of E....


Nov 21, 2018, 21:34 ET Public Health Notice - Outbreak of E. coli infections linked to romaine lettuce

OTTAWA, Nov. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - Update This notice has been updated to include an additional case of E. coli linked to the outbreak that has been reported in New Brunswick. There are now 19 confirmed...


Nov 20, 2018, 15:11 ET Public Health Notice - Outbreak of E. coli infections linked to romaine lettuce

OTTAWA, Nov. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Original Notice Why you should take note The Public Health Agency of Canada is collaborating with provincial public health partners, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, ...