Health People, Healthy North
Northern Health Blog
JULY 16 - 22, 2017
Monday, July 17th, 2017
Be Water Smart – National Drowning Prevention Week (July 16-22, 2017) About 500 Canadians lose their life in preventable water-related incidents each year.  To bring awareness on this issue, National Drowning Prevention Week (NDPW) helps to teach and remind Canadians about being safe when near or in water.  NDPW takes place the third week of July, this year being... keep reading
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EATING FOR YOUR HEALTH CONDITION: HOW CAN I BETTER MANAGE MY DIABETES?
Tuesday, March 28th, 2017
By Lori Ozol, RD – Public Health Dietitian for the Northern Health Region Sometimes it’s difficult to know where to turn after being told you have a new health condition like heart disease or diabetes.  Or maybe you have had a condition for a while, but were never sure what to do about it.  Deciding what to eat in these cases can be extra hard, and can lead to stress and confusion. ... keep reading
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