Health

Choose at least one book for your child for Christmas: Health Unit

Call them ‘presents’ of mind, and an opportunity to start a new holiday gift-giving tradition at your home. Local families… Continue reading “Choose at least one book for your child for Christmas: Health Unit”

New tool helps patients manage better after leaving hospital

Leaving hospital can be stressful for patients and their families, and Ross Memorial Hospital has a new tool to help…. Continue reading “New tool helps patients manage better after leaving hospital”

Ross recognizes employees, including 40-year-service recipient

Ross recognizes employees, including 40-year-service recipient

When Wendy Kane began her career at Ross Memorial Hospital, Pierre Trudeau was prime minister – not his son, Justin… Continue reading “Ross recognizes employees, including 40-year-service recipient”

Kawartha Lakes Food Coalition passes the ‘fork’ to new leader

Kawartha Lakes Food Coalition has passed the ‘fork’ to a new leader, electing Heather Kirby as their new chair. Kirby… Continue reading “Kawartha Lakes Food Coalition passes the ‘fork’ to new leader”

Kawartha Credit Union helps local patients tell Tales of Hope

The team at Kawartha Credit Union’s Lindsay branch is helping to turn breast cancer stories into Tales of Hope. Michelle… Continue reading “Kawartha Credit Union helps local patients tell Tales of Hope”

Dragon Flies ‘pay it forward’ with gift for new 3D mammography unit

Dragon Flies ‘pay it forward’ with gift for 3D mammography unit

Fifteen years ago, the Dragon Flies Breast Cancer Survivor Group was formed to raise awareness about breast cancer, to share… Continue reading “Dragon Flies ‘pay it forward’ with gift for 3D mammography unit”

Health unit urges citizens to press their MP, MPP to support basic income

In the fight against food insecurity the local health unit says boosting income is the only real solution to helping… Continue reading “Health unit urges citizens to press their MP, MPP to support basic income”