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BCCDC 15h
Do you have health questions about ? asked experts to answer listener questions, check it out:
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BCCDC 16h
If you think a child has eaten some product, call B.C.’s Drug and Poison Information Centre, 24 hours/day: 1-800-567-8911
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BCCDC 17h
Great to see funding for this initiative - will participate in the surveillance of across Canada:
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Gina Ogilvie 23h
Delighted to have worked on this important study with my colleague . School based HPV vaccine program has not led to poorer sexual health choices in youth in Canada.
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BCCDC 22h
Study finds no evidence of riskier sexual behaviour after vaccine introduced via Read the study here:
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BCCDC Oct 12
Pregnant women less likely to be hospitalized for the if they received the flu shot, according to new research led by Link to study:
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BCCDC Oct 12
The global struggle to save Antibiotic Therapy: How to become a resistance fighter, talk by 's David Patrick next Wednesday, Oct 17, 2-3 pm :
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BCCDC Oct 12
117,000+Take Home Naloxone kits have been distributed in B.C. Naloxone save lives by reversing opioid overdoses. Get the training:
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BCCDC Oct 11
: named next generation scientific superstar by for his work on the mental health needs of gay, lesbian and bisexual individuals
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Science World Oct 10
Join us for an interactive murder mystery event set at a Sci-Fi fan convention where YOU solve a grisly crime using science! Early bird pricing available until October 15. Buy your tickets today:
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Global News Morning Oct 3
Do you know what a death cap looks like? Do you know what to do if someone eats one?
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BC Women's Hospital Oct 11
For , let's celebrate women in ! Our very own Dr. continues to work tirelessly to eradicate & reminds parents that prevents cervical cancer. >>
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Prov Health Services Oct 10
DYK there are more than 1,300 sites across participating in the Take Home Naloxone program? Learn more and help :
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BCCDC Oct 10
As flu vaccines become available, reminds people to get immunized early to help protect against influenza
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BCCDC Oct 10
Nearly 30% of 16 to 24-year-olds in England do not drink and fewer young people are drinking harmful amounts: via
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BCCDC Oct 10
Congrats to Travis Salway, postdoc at and , who has been named a next generation scientific superstar by . Check out his work on the mental health needs of lesbian, gay, and bisexual people:
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BC Medical Journal Oct 10
The physician’s role in harm reduction, by . As respected leaders, physicians are well positioned to address community concerns with evidence and to advocate for . Read the article:
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BCCDC Foundation Oct 10
Job postings still open! Recruiting a Senior Development Officer and Comms & Marketing Officer. Check our blog for details Only 3 more days to apply!
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Science World Oct 4
On Oct 25 and 26, join us for MurderCon, an interactive murder mystery event set at a Sci-Fi fan convention where YOU solve a grisly crime using science! Early bird pricing available until Oct 15.
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Journal of Hepatology Oct 8
reinfection rates remain elevated after DAA therapy among because of ongoing exposure risk – harm reduction and support services should be utilized to prevent reinfections  
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