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NAN stresses link between food and Indigenous health

NAN stresses link between food and Indigenous health

The Nishnawbe Aski Nation’s annual Food Sympossium brings together delegates from across NAN territory to address the region’s food challenges and learn about traditional food preparation. Solutions include more generous… Read more »

Nursing stations plugged in to virtual critical care

Nursing stations plugged in to virtual critical care

Katie Keesickquayash, the telemedicine co-ordinator in Mishkeegogamang First Nation, one of the four pilot sites for the expansion of the Regional Critical Care Response program to nursing stations in northwestern… Read more »

NE LHIN funds PSW training in coastal communities

NE LHIN funds PSW training in coastal communities

Three proud graduates if PSW training. “You can’t take an elder away from their home and community. It’s heart wrenching.” – Heather Cranney, First Nations Community Health Development Lead with… Read more »

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month

The Northeast Cancer Centre encourages men and women to call the shots on colon cancer by getting checked regularly SUDBURY, ONTARIO – March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month and the… Read more »

City of Lakes Health clinic wins Community Builders Award

City of Lakes Health clinic wins Community Builders Award

By ELLA JANE MYERS SUDBURY Ever since the first patient was treated at the first City of Lakes Family Health Team clinic 10 years ago, the medical team has embodied… Read more »

Dr. Danielle Martin to speak in Sudbury June 13

Dr. Danielle Martin to speak in Sudbury June 13

Women to celebrate renowned MD Celebrate Women will present author and health specialist, Dr. Danielle Martin, June 13 at Fraser Auditorium. A staunch defender of medicare, she has developed a… Read more »

Back in the black by ’21: Giroux aiming to balance HSN budget within four years

Back in the black by ’21: Giroux aiming to balance HSN budget within four years

More staffing cuts have not been ruled out as CEO looks to continue lean management approach. from sudbury.com Speaking at the Sudbury Chamber of Commerce President’s Series Luncheon on Feb…. Read more »

Province gives support to NEO Kids

Province gives support to NEO Kids

Ontario is supporting Health Sciences North to plan an expansion of the children’s health centre in Sudbury, ensuring children and their families will have access to quality health care and… Read more »

Sudbury’s Poet Laureate Kim Fahner brings poetry to HSN

Sudbury’s Poet Laureate Kim Fahner brings poetry to HSN

Photo Left to Right: Lise Thomas, Clinical Manager, 4 North, Kim Fahner, Poet Laureate, Jessica Watts, Greater Sudbury Public Library, Martin Lees, Project Manager, Northeast East Non-Urgent Patient Transportation. Sudbury’s… Read more »

NE LHIN helping seniors ‘stay on their feet’

NE LHIN helping seniors ‘stay on their feet’

  For older adults falls are often the result of health or lifestyle factors and should not be considered an everyday part of aging. In fact, one in three older… Read more »

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