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antibioticwise Sep 17
Watch Dr. David Patrick's presentation on how you can become a resistance fighter. Dr. Patrick is the medical lead at the BCCDC - his main focus is on antimicrobial resistance:
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BCCDC Sep 18
Congrats to BCCDC's and colleagues and Mark Hull on funding for research into Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) in BC:
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SmartSexResource Sep 17
September is back to school month and a great time for people to get STI testing. offers a great way to get your STI testing without visiting a clinic.
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SmartSexResource Sep 16
An estimated 80 000 British Columbians have hepatitis C and many don't realize it. Now you can get a finger prick test at 5 Lower Mainland London Drugs.
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Prov Health Services Sep 16
Say Naah: and campaign asks patients to be part of the effort to prevent :
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BCCDC Foundation Sep 17
One of the things the Foundation supports is continuing education, in the form of Grand Rounds at We just hosted our kickoff for 2018-19 with a viewing of 'Resistance' documentary. More info on our blog
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VCH Healthcare Sep 13
Measles alert for Vancouver locations: VCH is warning anyone who went to the Skookum Festival, visited Noodlebox Mount Pleasant or the Outdoor Community Block Party, or used public transit in Vancouver at specific times, about a possible measles exposure.
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GovCanHealth Sep 13
OUTBREAKS: There have been 12 national outbreaks of illnesses linked to raw , including frozen raw breaded chicken products. Properly cooking and handling these types of foods can prevent further illnesses. Find out more:
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SmartSexResource Sep 13
Register now for this Sep 26th webinar: Stigma Reduction Training Tools and Resources by Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) with the Centre for Sexuality.
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World Health Organization (WHO) Sep 14
Vaccine-preventable diseases include: Cervical cancer Cholera Diphtheria Hep B Influenza Japanese encephalitis Measles Mumps Pertussis Pneumonia Polio Rabies Rotavirus Rubella Tetanus Typhoid Varicella Yellow Fever ! Here are 5 facts on vaccines you need to know
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BCCDC Foundation Sep 14
One of the things the Foundation supports is continuing education, in the form of Grand Rounds at We just hosted our kickoff for 2018-19 with a viewing of 'Resistance' documentary. More info on our blog
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ID News Sep 11
ICYMI: Danuta Skowronski and colleagues investigated the role gender plays in vaccine effectiveness.
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BCCDC Foundation Sep 12
Replying to @meenrz
Thank you very much!
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BCCDC Foundation Sep 12
Replying to @meenrz
Hi Mina, would you mind if the Foundation used your photos for a blog post celebrating the rounds popcorn kickoff?
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Prov Health Services Sep 11
DYK take-home kits are now available at community pharmacies throughout British Columbia free to people who use opioids or are likely to witness an ? Find a site near you:
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SmartSexResource Sep 11
HPV FOCAL Study finds that HPV testing detects cervical pre-cancer earlier than the Pap smear.
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BCCDC Sep 10
One week until Clinical Prevention Services and the client perspective webinar. Learn more at: via
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BC-CfE Sep 10
A new pilot project in BC aims to uncover undiagnosed cases of through a finger prick test that can deliver results in just 20 minutes.
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Prov Health Services Sep 11
Make immunization a part of your back-to-school planning with the Family Immunization Clinic:
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PHABC Sep 10
SAVE THE DATE! Only 5 days left to get early bird pricing for the PHABC annual conference, "Building Safe and Inclusive Communities: The Public Health Approach" Nov. 15-16. For more information and to register go here:
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