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Thursday, September 29, 2011 3:45 PM
Premier Christy Clark announced the launch of Age-friendly BC, a $650,000 grant and recognition program to help local governments create environments in which seniors will be able to enjoy good health and active participation in their community.
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 4:15 PM
Healthy living is paying off for the community of Tumbler Ridge that wins a total of $60,000 towards building walking trails and six B.C. families that win vacations, as the overall winners of the Healthy Families BC Walking Challenge.
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 10:16 AM
New measures to strengthen physician hiring and oversight and enhance public confidence in the health-care system were announced by Health Minister Michael de Jong, as he released the final report into a review of the quality of medical scans in British Columbia.
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 8:30 AM
Students at Florence Nightingale Elementary school started their day off right this morning with a healthy breakfast to fuel their minds and bodies for another day of learning.
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 7:00 AM
As part of a commitment to healthy families in British Columbia, Premier Christy Clark announced that starting this Friday nicotine replacement therapies will be available at no cost and smoking cessation prescription drugs will be covered under PharmaCare.
Thursday, September 22, 2011 12:00 PM
St. Paul's Hospital will benefit from $17.2 million to replace aging electrical infrastructure and elevators, providing stability and consistent care for patients, announced Health Minister Michael de Jong, as he visited the facility.
Thursday, September 15, 2011 10:30 AM
A new research facility that will work on medical breakthroughs to save lives and prevent disease officially opened.
Saturday, September 10, 2011 9:00 AM
The Province is helping even more young British Columbians participate in community-based sport by investing $400,000 in KidSport BC in 2011-12, announced Ida Chong, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development at the opening of the Ritchie Bros. Corporate Kids Challenge.
Thursday, September 8, 2011 2:38 PM
Tomorrow is Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Prevention and Support Day in B.C. and several community events are taking place in Vancouver to help raise awareness about the disorder and the struggles that families living with FASD go through every day.
Tuesday, August 30, 2011 2:00 PM
The governments of Canada and British Columbia gathered to celebrate the official opening of an 18-unit rental building, which provides housing for low-income individuals with mental health challenges in Vancouver.