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Drug shortage won't impact patients receiving treatment, cancer centre says

Drug shortage won't impact patients receiving treatment, cancer centre says

Chance of drug shortage affecting patient in the middle of treatment is 'basically zero'
Kids need up-to-date vaccinations before going back to school: health unit

Kids need up-to-date vaccinations before going back to school: health unit

In Ontario, children need up-to-date vaccination records to attend school and licensed child care centres
Thirty HSN patients in unconventional beds as hospital battles capacity issues

Thirty HSN patients in unconventional beds as hospital battles capacity issues

Health Sciences North's ALC numbers well above average for summer months
Drinking water advisory issued for residents of Gogama

Drinking water advisory issued for residents of Gogama

Municipal water is not to be used for consumption until otherwise advised by Public Health Sudbury and Districts
<updated>Food Recall: </updated>Iceberg, Originale Augustin brand ice cream sandwiches

Food Recall: Iceberg, Originale Augustin brand ice cream sandwiches

Agropur Cooperative recalls the product as it may contain fine metal particles
<updated>Food Recall: </updated>certain Pacific oysters

Food Recall: certain Pacific oysters

Product may be unsafe due to a marine biotoxin which causes Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning
Sudbury doc defies Health Canada order to stop performing stem cell treatment

Sudbury doc defies Health Canada order to stop performing stem cell treatment

Dr. Scott Barr has been offering the treatment to ease inflammation for more than two years
Officials flagged 900 food items from China with 'problems' over two years

Officials flagged 900 food items from China with 'problems' over two years

Governing Liberals asked to take a harder line when it comes to Chinese imports
McFarlane Lake tests positive for blue-green algae

McFarlane Lake tests positive for blue-green algae

The samples contained a species of cyanobacteria that can produce toxins
Concerned about drug use in the city? PHSD wants to hear from you

Concerned about drug use in the city? PHSD wants to hear from you

Health Unit asking for the public's opinion on supervised consumption sites