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Monthly Archives: August 2012

Hospital Superbugs and You

August 31, 2012 – Public Health Invites Community to Free Presentation by Renowned Infection Control Expert on September 20 The Peterborough Public Health announced today that renowned infection control expert Dr. Dick Zoutman will be giving a free presentation on preventing hospital-acquired infections at the Evinrude Centre on Thursday, September 20, 2012 beginning at 6:30 p.m. […]

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September 24 – Upcoming Prenatal Health Fair

Start your prenatal education early in pregnancy by attending this informative, hands-on event.  The Fair is offered two times a year.  It showcases displays and demonstrations on a wide variety of topics of interest to both expectant parents and their friends and families. Health professionals and community partners share information, answer your questions, and link you […]

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Overdose? Save a Life – Call 911

August 28, 2012 – Peterborough community leaders gathered today to raise awareness of overdose deaths and injuries – a danger that is expected to increase.  International Overdose Awareness Day is officially this Friday, August 31. Often before a long weekend such as the one coming, emergency and health professionals are reminding the public to drive […]

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Fourth Mosquito Pool with West Nile Virus Found in City

August 27, 2012 – Public Health Advises Residents to Protect Themselves Against Mosquito Bites The Peterborough Public Health is advising the public that mosquitoes in the City of Peterborough have tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV).  The mosquitoes were trapped August 20th, 21st and 22nd, 2012. This is the fourth positive mosquito pool found within […]

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September 20 – What’s New in Infection Control in Hospitals

  A FREE event for everyone… Saving Countless Lives: What’s New in Infection Control in Hospitals Listen to our Radio Ad for this event! Evinrude CentreDr. Dick Zoutman Infection Control Expert Thursday, September 20, 2012 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Q & A till 8:00 p.m. 911 Monaghan Rd., Peterborough Register below or call 705-743-1000, ext. 139

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