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Monthly Archives: November 2016

Temporarily Closed on Tuesday, November 29

November 24, 2016 – On-Call Service Remains Active for Public Health Emergencies Peterborough Public Health will be temporarily closed on Tuesday, November 29 for an all-day professional development event. This affects both its location at 185 King St. and the downtown Community Dental Health Centre in Peterborough Square at 360 George St. N. Both locations will […]

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Local Public Health Successes from 2015 Celebrated in New Video

November 18, 2016 – Peterborough Public Health Releases 2015 Annual Report Video Peterborough Public Health released its 2015 Annual Report video today to celebrate the many public health accomplishments made that year. “2015 was a year of major milestones and we are pleased to share these along with how we empower others to live healthier lives […]

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First Local Influenza Case of the Season Reported

November 17, 2016 – Free Flu Shots Available Throughout the Community, Including December 5 Clinic in Millbrook Peterborough Public Health reported the first local lab-confirmed case of seasonal influenza today. “The case is lab-confirmed for influenza A, and we now know that seasonal influenza is circulating in our community,” said Dr. Rosana Salvaterra, Medical Officer of […]

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Keeping Babies Safe and Comfortable With Vaccines

November 16, 2016 – Parents Invited to November 18 Presentation by Pediatrician Dr. Karolyn Hardy-Brown Peterborough Public Health invites parents and expecting parents to attend a presentation by local pediatrician Dr. Karolyn Hardy-Brown entitled “Babies & Vaccines: Minimizing Pain & Maximizing Comfort” on Friday, November 18 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at 185 King St., […]

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Free Radon Test Kits Available from Peterborough Public Health

November 14, 2016 – Protect Your Family from the Second-Leading Cause of Lung Cancer Peterborough Public Health has a limited supply of free radon test kits for local residents conveniently available throughout the County and City of Peterborough, and at Curve Lake and Hiawatha First Nations. Radon is a naturally occurring, radioactive gas that comes from […]

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