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Monday, December 23, 2013 8:30 AM
Children and families affected by mental illness, substance abuse and domestic violence will receive greater support through the expansion of an innovative health and safety initiative.
Monday, December 9, 2013 11:30 AM
Twenty-six communities throughout the province will receive 2014 Age-friendly BC grants to support a variety of projects designed to help older adults stay mobile, physically active and healthy.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 11:00 AM
Nine new doctors have been hired in rural B.C., thanks to an initiative announced this spring by the provincial government and the BC Medical Association.
Sunday, December 1, 2013 9:00 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake has issued the following statement today in recognition of the 25th anniversary of World AIDS Day:
Thursday, November 28, 2013 9:00 AM
Beginning Jan. 1, 2014, patients diagnosed with rare genetic disorders, such as phenylketonuria (PKU), will receive a monthly food subsidy of up to $250 to pay for low-protein foods.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 8:30 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake issued the following statement today in recognition of Diabetes Awareness Month.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 8:00 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake issued the following statement in recognition of World COPD Day:
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 10:30 AM
The Government of British Columbia is launching an open competition to recruit B.C.'s first seniors' advocate.
Monday, November 18, 2013 8:30 AM
Members of the public are being reminded that beginning Dec. 2, 2013, if they are visiting someone in a health-care facility, they will be expected to have been vaccinated or wear a mask to help protect those most vulnerable this influenza season.
Saturday, November 16, 2013 10:00 AM
The Ministry of Health is expanding a retinal disease treatment program to provide full coverage for vision-saving drug therapies for two diseases of the eye, announced Health Minister Terry Lake.