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2017-08-16 EOHU Congratulates The Nation Municipality for New Tobacco By-law
2017-08-10 Confirmed Human Case of West Nile Virus in Our Area
2017-08-04 EOHU Addresses Local Opioid Overdose Concerns
2017-07-14 Presence of West Nile Virus Found in Mosquitoes in Our Area
2017-07-13 Be Aware of Ticks in Eastern Ontario
2017-05-12 Spring Cleaning? Now’s the Time to Get Rid of Unused Medications – Safely
2017-04-21 Community Partners Hold Forums for Parents and Students about Fentanyl and Other Substances
2017-04-19 Take advantage of free well water testing at the EOHU
2017-04-13 Congratulations to the Winner of the EOHU’s Healthy Made Easy Contest!
2017-03-29 Take Advantage of Free Dental Care for Qualifying Children and Youth
2017-03-08 EOHU Warns Public About Increased Mumps Activity
2017-03-06 EOHU Restaurant Inspection Signage Program Celebrating One Year of Success
2017-02-28 Take the EOHU’s Healthy Made Easy! Quiz for a Chance to Win!
2017-02-03 Food Insecurity in Eastern Ontario – A Matter of Concern
2016-12-05 Love My Life Documentary Featured at 6th Global Forum on Health Promotion
2016-11-28 Healthy Smiles Ontario: Free Dental Care for Qualifying Children and Youth
2016-10-20 EOHU Launches Let’s Start a Conversation about Health Video
2016-10-12 EOHU and CCPS Warn Public about Presence of Illicit Fentanyl in Eastern Ontario
2016-10-04 Five reasons why you should get screened for early signs of breast cancer
2016-10-03 Flu Immunization Clinics Start Soon!
2016-09-16 Is Your Child’s Immunization Record Up to Date?
2016-09-02 Suicide Prevention: Connect, Communicate, Care
2016-09-01 Rabies Vaccination Clinics to Be Held on September 17, 2016
2016-08-24 Presence of West Nile Virus Found in Mosquitoes in Our Area
2016-08-08 Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat Event
2016-08-03 Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat Event
2016-08-02 Beware of Bed Bugs in Used Furniture
2016-07-20 Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat Event
2016-07-19 EOHU Reminds Pokémon GO Players to Exercise Caution While Playing
2016-07-11 EOHU Congratulates Casselman for New Tobacco By-law
2016-06-17 The Green Food Box Is Now Available in Alfred!
2016-05-19 EOHU Congratulates Russell Township for New By-law Reducing Second-Hand Smoke
2016-05-18 Medi Drop: The Best Way to Get Rid of Unwanted Medications
2016-05-13 The EOHU Once Again Accredited with Exemplary Standing
2016-05-11 EOHU Inaugurates New Casselman Office with an Open House
2016-04-28 Getting a Pap test could save your life
2016-04-27 Open House at the EOHU’s New Office in Casselman
2016-04-20 Congratulations to the Winner of the EOHU’s Small Changes, Big Results Contest!
2016-04-19 Outbreak of Hepatitis A Infections
2016-04-12 Congratulations to a Local wouldurather Contest Winner!
2016-03-29 Take Advantage of Free Dental Care for Qualifying Children and Youth
2016-03-01 Take the EOHU’s Small Changes, Big Results Quiz for a Chance to Win!
2016-01-26 New EOHU office in Casselman
2016-01-15 Start the Year Off Right with Fresh Produce from the Green Food Box!
2016-01-08 Congratulations to the Winner of the EOHU’s Alcohol, Know It All? Challenge!
2015-12-29 EOHU Launches New Restaurant Inspection Signage Program
2015-11-23 Love My Life... Tobacco Free! Art Show and Exhibit at La Maison des Arts
2015-11-06 Take the EOHU’s Alcohol, Know It All? Challenge for a Chance to Win!
2015-10-29 Two Local Businesses Receive Workplace Health Awards
2015-10-07 Flu Immunization Clinics Start Soon!
2015-09-04 Preventing Suicide: Reaching Out and Saving Lives
2015-09-03 Rabies Vaccination Clinics to Be Held on September 19, 2015
2015-08-13 Presence of West Nile Virus Found in Mosquitoes in Our Area
2015-07-30 EOHU Lifts Precautionary “Do Not Use Water” Advisory for Township of South Glengarry Effective Thursday, July 30, 2015
2015-07-27 Registration Underway for Inaugural 10 Day Local Food Challenge in SDG&PR.
2015-07-27 EOHU Issues a New Precautionary “Do Not Use Water” Advisory for Residents Using St. Lawrence River Water Between Glen Walter and South Lancaster Effective Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 8 A.M.
2015-07-08 EOHU Lifts Precautionary “Do Not Use Water” Advisory for Township of South Glengarry Effective Wednesday, July 8, 2015
2015-07-06 EOHU Issues a Precautionary “Do Not Use Water” Advisory for Residents Using St. Lawrence River Water Between Glen Walter and South Lancaster Effective Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 10 A.M.
2015-06-30 Eastern Ontario Health Unit Launches Online Prenatal Course
2015-06-10 Protect Yourself and Your Family From Rabies
2015-06-09 EOHU says active outdoor play – with its risks – is good for kids
2015-04-22 Congratulations to the Winner of the EOHU’s Eating Well Works Contest!
2015-03-02 Take the EOHU’s Eating Well Works Quiz for a Chance to Win!
2015-01-21 MyQuit: the new one-stop-shop to quit smoking in Eastern Ontario
2015-01-12 Important Changes to Ontario’s Smoking Regulations
2014-12-19 Flu Vaccine Still Offers Protection
2014-12-08 Eight Local Businesses Receive Workplace Health Awards
2014-11-06 Take advantage of free well water testing!
2014-10-31 Take the EOHU’s Alcohol, Know It All? Challenge for a Chance to Win!
2014-10-06 Flu Immunization Clinics Start Soon!
2014-09-29 Local Teens Hospitalized Due to Deadly Jimson Weed
2014-09-18 Sensible Precautions Can Help Prevent Spread of Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68)
2014-09-17 EOHU Cornwall Office Closed on September 18th Due to Repairs to Municipal Water System
2014-09-11 Launch of Love My Life... Tobacco Free! Art Exhibit at Cornwall Square
2014-09-08 Suicide Prevention: One World Connected
2014-09-02 Rabies Vaccination Clinics to Be Held on September 13, 2014
2014-08-21 Important Changes to the Ontario Student Immunization Requirements
2014-08-19 Horse in SDG Confirmed to Have Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus (EEEV)
2014-06-25 Change in Tick Surveillance at the Eastern Ontario Health Unit
2014-06-24 Nearly 150 residents participate in first Commuter Challenge
2014-05-08 Medi Drop: The Best Way to Get Rid of Unwanted Medications
2014-05-06 Where Would the EOHU and CCAC Be Without their Volunteers?
2014-05-02 Increase of Measles Cases in Ontario
2014-04-25 Congratulations to the Winner of the EOHU’s Think Fresh! Contest!
2014-03-03 Enter the EOHU’s Think Fresh! Contest for a Chance to Win!
2014-02-07 Last call for quitters in Eastern Ontario
2014-01-20 STOP Program: Support for Ontario smokers who wish to quit smoking
2014-01-08 It’s not too late to get your flu shot
2013-12-30 H1N1 Influenza Activity in Ontario
2013-10-23 More Women In Ontario Should Be Screening For Breast Cancer - Regular mammography saves lives
2013-10-21 IMPORTANT UPDATE: By-Appointment Flu Immunization Clinics Now Available to General Public
2013-10-15 Protect Yourself From Tetanus, Diphtheria and Pertussis. Get Vaccinated.
2013-10-01 Free Flu Immunization Clinics Start Soon!
2013-09-20 Confirmed Human Case of West Nile Virus in Our Area
2013-09-05 World Suicide Prevention Day: Breaking down Stigma
2013-09-04 Rabies Vaccination Clinics to Be Held on September 14, 2013
2013-08-28 Presence of West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus Found in Mosquitoes in Our Area
2013-08-16 Presence of West Nile Virus Found in Mosquitoes in Our Area
2013-07-22 Congrats to the EOHU’s On the Go Winners!
2013-07-19 Embrun Water Advisory Lifted
2013-07-15 High Heat and Humidity Advisory in Effect for Eastern Ontario
2013-07-09 EOHU Announces Energize Challenge Winners
2013-07-02 Smog Advisory in Effect for Eastern Ontario
2013-06-25 Wild Parsnip on the Rise in Eastern Ontario
2013-06-24 Humidex Advisory in Effect for Eastern Ontario
2013-06-18 EOHU Celebrates its “Lifeblood”: Volunteers
2013-05-30 EOHU Launches Quit Smoking Mobile Application
2013-05-10 Appointment Required for Immunizations at Cornwall Watch Me Grow Centre
2013-05-08 Ticks Carrying Lyme Disease On the Rise in Eastern Ontario
2013-05-06 Medi Drop – A safe way to dispose of medication
2013-04-15 Sign Up for the On the Go Challenge to Win!
2013-03-18 Increased Cost of Healthy Eating in Eastern Ontario
2013-02-28 Take the EOHU’s Test Your Food IQ Challenge for a Chance to Win
2013-02-15 St-Albert Drinking Water Advisory Lifted
2013-02-08 Water Advisory for St-Albert Residents Lifted; New Precautionary Advisory Issued to Smaller Area
2013-02-05 Residents of St-Albert Advised Not to Drink or Use Water
2013-01-28 STOP Program: Support for Ontario smokers who wish to quit smoking
2013-01-18 New EOHU office in Winchester
2013-01-04 Widespread flu activity in Eastern Ontario
2012-11-05 EOHU to Hold Training Sessions for Owner/Operators of Small Drinking Water Systems
2012-10-31 Suspended Vaccine Back in Use in Ontario
2012-10-29 EOHU assures residents that flu vaccines are safe
2012-10-01 Free Flu Immunization Clinics Start Soon!
2012-09-13 West Nile Virus in Our Area
2012-09-04 Rabies Vaccination Clinics to Be Held on September 15
2012-08-31 New Website to Provide Suicide Prevention Education Locally
2012-08-09 UPDATE: Chlorine Vapour Determined to Be Cause of Calypso Waterpark Incident
2012-08-08 EOHU Working With Calypso Waterpark to Determine Cause of Symptoms in Children
2012-07-06 EOHU Warns Residents to Take Precautions During Hot and Humid Weather
2012-06-13 Ticks Carrying Lyme Disease On the Rise in Eastern Ontario
2012-05-14 Volunteers Celebrated for Their Contributions
2012-05-07 Ottawa launches video produced by the Eastern Ontario Health Unit
2012-05-07 New Medi Drop program offers a safe way to dispose of medication
2012-04-19 Youth Risk Behaviour Survey: The Results Are In
2012-03-01 EOHU Kicks Off Nutrition Month®
2012-02-27 EOHU Receives Highest Level of Accreditation
2012-02-21 Got Bed Bugs? Report online.
2012-01-11 Ready to Quit? Online Support Available at EOHU
2012-01-09 STOP Program: Support for Ontario smokers who wish to quit smoking
2012-01-06 Health Unit No Longer Responsible for Private Sewage System Inspections
2011-11-21 STOP Program: Support for Ontario smokers who wish to quit smoking
2011-10-27 EOHU Hand Hygiene Poster Contest Winners Announced!
2011-10-21 Flu Immunization Clinic Wait Times
2011-10-18 363 Local Residents Notified of Possible Exposure to Infection
2011-09-23 Free Flu Immunization Clinics Start Soon!
2011-09-16 A second horse in our area tested positive for mosquito-borne illness
2011-09-15 Free Food Safety Certification Workshops!
2011-09-06 West Nile Virus in Our Area
2011-08-19 Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus (EEEV) Identified in a Stormont County Horse
2011-07-20 EOHU Warns Residents to Take Precautions During Heat Wave
2011-07-04 FREE Movie Event for Teens at Galaxy Cinemas
2011-06-10 A New Dental Clinic for Low-Income Families Opens at HGH
2011-05-24 Our Area Has Higher Numbers of Abusive Head Injury in Children
2011-05-13 Beware of bed bugs in used furniture
2011-03-29 Follow New Physical Activity Guidelines for Significant Health Benefits
2011-03-10 EOHU Expands Dental Services for Children in Low-Income Families
2011-01-26 EOHU Announces Changes in Board of Health
2010-12-20 EOHU Launches Innovative Campaign to Help Smokers Quit
2010-11-08 OxyContin Series Soon to Be Released
2010-11-04 Eight Local Businesses Receive Gold Award
2010-10-13 Protect Yourself! Get Your Free Flu Shot.
2010-08-25 Health Unit Warns of Underground Tattoo Parlour
2010-08-11 Eastern Ontario Health Unit Releases 75th Anniversary Video
2010-07-16 Giant Hogweed Hits Eastern Ontario
2010-07-14 Scam Artists Strike Again
2010-07-07 Severe Heat and Humidity Advisory Issued by the Eastern Ontario Health Unit
2010-06-29 Scam Artists Targeting Local Restaurants
2010-06-28 EOHU reminds residents of outdoor food safety basics Barbecues and picnics often a source of foodborne illness
2010-06-07 Local Task Force Fights OxyContin Abuse
2010-04-30 Know More Do More
2010-04-07 Buy A Green Food Box… Get a Free Organic Produce Bag
2010-04-01 Eastern Ontario Health Unit Warns of Well Water Testing Scam
2010-03-05 EOHU Announces Changes in Board of Health
2010-02-16 It’s About Time That You Quit!
2010-02-09 EOHU Achieves Accreditation Milestone
2009-12-21 Seasonal Flu Vaccines Now Available for the General Population
2009-12-07 EOHU Nurse to Carry Olympic Torch on December 14
2009-11-30 One-Third of Region’s Residents Have Received H1N1 Vaccine
2009-11-24 Final EOHU H1N1 Immunization Clinic on November 27
2009-11-17 EOHU H1N1 Immunization Clinics Now Open to Everyone
2009-11-12 Seniors and Children in the EOHU Region Now Eligible for H1N1 Immunization
2009-11-09 Update: H1N1 Immunization Clinics in the 5 Eastern Counties
2009-11-02 First Week of H1N1 Immunization Clinics in the 5 Eastern Counties a Success
2009-10-29 Eastern Ontario Health Unit Adds Extra H1N1 Clinic Date
2009-10-25 H1N1 Linked to the Death of a Child in the Five Eastern Counties
2009-10-22 H1N1 Immunization Clinics to Begin on October 30th
2009-09-24 EOHU Announces Flu Shot Rollout For Seasonal and H1N1 Vaccines
2009-08-05 Health Hazard Alert – Certain Maple Leaf, Hygrade and Shopsy’s Brand Wieners May Contain Listeria Monocytogenes
2009-07-16 Giant Hogweed Hits Eastern Ontario
2009-06-23 First death linked to H1N1 flu virus in the five Eastern Counties
2009-06-10 First confirmed case of H1N1 flu virus in the five Eastern Counties
2009-05-14 Free movie and discussion night May 28th
2009-05-07 Board of Health Welcomes André Rivette
2009-05-01 Four new cases of H1N1 flu virus (human swine influenza) bring Ontario total to 12
2009-04-27 Ontario on alert for Swine Flu
2009-04-23 Free Urgent Dental Care for Children and Teens
2009-03-31 April Pap test clinic to be held for women without family doctors
2009-03-31 April Pap test clinic to be held for women without family doctors
2009-03-05 Put Food in the Budget
2009-02-02 Safe drinking water is everybody’s business
2009-01-19 Eastern Ontario Health Unit helps tobacco users turn their willpower into horsepower!
2008-12-04 Ontarians to Receive Free Medication to Help Them Quit Smoking
2008-12-01 Eastern Ontario Health Unit Partners with Ontario Lung Association
2008-11-14 Seven Local Businesses Receive Gold Award
2008-09-19 Reynolds Food Packaging Gets Active!
2008-09-04 West Nile Virus in Russell Township
2008-09-02 Attention All Pet Owners: Rabies Vaccination Clinics
2008-08-28 West Nile Virus in South Dundas
2008-08-18 Updating Your Child's Immunization Record
2008-08-11 West Nile Virus in Casselman and North Dundas
2008-08-01 West Nile Virus in South Glengarry
2008-07-28 West Nile Virus in Clarence-Rockland
2008-06-19 Five Layers of Protection for Drowning Prevention
2008-06-11 Community Schools Participate in
2008-06-05 School Health Challenge Winners Are Announced!
2008-05-30 Tobacco display ban protects children, helps smokers quit
2008-05-14 A Year in Review: Board of Health
2008-04-23 Todd Lalonde Joins the Board of Health
2008-03-04 New Eat Smart! Pilot Program to Include Three Local Recreation Centres
2008-02-22 The Youth Risk Behaviour Survey: The Results Are In
2007-11-08 St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation and Cornwall Community Hospital Receive Gold Award
2007-10-23 Local Teens Hospitalized Due to Deadly Jimson Weed
2007-10-17 Free Flu Clinics Begin Across the Region
2007-09-11 Breastfeeding Challenge
2007-08-30 Health Unit Recommends Pasteurized Milk Products
2007-08-30 Attention All Pet Owners: Rabies Vaccination Clinics
2007-07-30 McGuinty Government Launches EatRight Ontario Telephone Service
2007-07-16 Local Residents Sick After Consuming Unpasteurized Cheese
2007-06-19 TV Turnoff
2007-06-06 Local Tattoo Artist Working with Non-Sterile Equipment
2007-05-31 Nipissing Tool
2007-05-29 Drowning Prevention
2007-05-08 Childhood Obesity - an Epidemic
2007-03-27 Celebrate the Death of Contraband Cigarettes
2007-03-20 Eastern Ontario Health Unit Hits the Air
2007-02-06 Local High School Rewards Quitters
2007-02-06 Driven to Quit Challenge
2006-12-22 New Medical Officer of Health to Start on January 3rd
2006-12-06 Gastro Enteric Outbreak Hits the Five Eastern Counties
2006-11-15 Free Flu Clinics Have Begun
2006-11-10 McGuinty Government Presents Heather Crowe Award to Eastern Ontario Health Unit
2006-11-07 Eight Local Workplaces to Receive Award
2006-10-25 Cornwall Community Hospital Receives Silver Level Award
2006-10-20 Cornwall to host major public health conference
2006-08-30 Attention All Pet Owners: Rabies Vaccination Clinics
2006-08-18 West Nile Virus in South Glengarry County
2006-08-18 West Nile Virus in South Dundas and Russell County
2006-06-30 West Nile Virus Surveillance
2006-06-15 2006 Healthy School Award Recipients
2006-06-15 Employee Recognition Award Ceremony
2006-06-02 The Medical Officer of Health to Retire After 21 Years at Serving His Community
2006-05-24 Countdown to Smoke-Free Ontario
2006-05-24 TV Turnoff A Success
2006-05-01 The Smoke-Free Ontario Act
2006-04-28 Thank You Volunteers
2006-03-20 Take the Driven to Quit Challenge
2006-02-14 EOHU Launches New Website
2005-12-07 Pedometer Challenge Comes to an End
2005-11-22 Talk to Your Teens
2005-11-10 New Home Safe Home Initiative
2005-11-07 Health Unit Messages Are Being Noticed
2005-10-12 Clients of Tattoo Artist
2005-10-07 Free Flu Clinics to Start Soon
2005-09-29 West Nile Virus Infected Bird Found in L'Orignal
2005-09-27 Gleaning Project a Success
2005-08-02 West Nile Virus in Russell County
2005-06-17 An Experienced Member Joins the Board of Health
2005-06-02 EOHU Celebrates 70 Years of Community Involvement
2005-05-20 The Honourable George Smitherman to Celebrate EOHU 70th Anniversary
2005-05-18 Dr. Sheela Basrur to Celebrate EOHU 70th
2005-05-13 One in Nine Women Will Have Breast Cancer in Her Lifetime
2005-05-06 EOHU Launches New Physical Activity Guide
2005-05-03 Thank You Volunteers
2005-04-07 The Fight Against Antibiotic Resistance
2005-03-07 Meningococcal C-Conjugate Vaccine Added to Routine Immunization
2005-02-22 EOHU Public Meetings
2005-02-22 Flu Outbreak in Cornwall School
2005-01-21 Mr. Gary Barton Elected Board of Health Chair
2004-12-10 The Eastern Ontario Health Unit launches a campaign to prevent bullying
2004-08-18 Prevent So You Don't Have to Treat
 

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