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Peterborough Public Health Extends Frostbite Alert to January 1

December 29, 2017 – Alert Covers the City and County of Peterborough and Curve Lake and Hiawatha First Nations Peterborough Public Health is extending the Frostbite Alert issued December 26, 2017 because of forecasted nightly wind chill values of -27°C or lower from December 29, 2017 to January 1, 2018.  Temperatures are expected to rise above […]

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Protect Yourself from Extreme Cold This Winter

December 1, 2017 – Peterborough Public Health Activates Extreme Cold Response Plan With the colder winter months ahead, Peterborough Public Health has activated its Extreme Cold Response Plan (ECRP) to advise residents on the best way to protect their health when temperatures plummet. “Cold weather injuries, such as frostbite and hypothermia, are preventable,” said Dr. Rosana […]

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Why Emotional Intelligence Matters at Work

November 17, 2017 – with Trent University’s Dr. James Parker on December 6 Being able to read and manage one’s own emotions and those of others is essential in creating and maintaining a psychologically healthy and safe workplace. Emotional Intelligence (EI) has been talked about for several years but what is it really?  And, how do […]

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Healthy Eating Not an Option in Peterborough for Residents on Low Incomes

October 13, 2017 – Peterborough Public Health Releases 2017 Report:  Limited Incomes: A Recipe For Food Insecurity Peterborough Public Health has released its annual Limited Incomes: A Recipe for Food Insecurity report.  This year’s report shows Peterborough’s most vulnerable residents continue to suffer from an inability to eat nutritiously due to the cost and affordability of healthy […]

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Board of Health Meets October 11 at 5:30 p.m.

October 6, 2017 – Location: J.K. Edwards Board Room, Peterborough Public Health, Jackson Square, 185 King St., Third Floor Media and the community are advised that the next Board of Health meeting will take place on Wednesday, October 13, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. To download the agenda and the online board package, please visit: http://www.peterboroughpublichealth.ca/about-us/about-us-2/board-of-health/meeting-agendas This meeting […]

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