Public Health News Archive
E-cigarettes in Canada: click here to access a fact sheet produced by The Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Busting myths about food insecurity: comunity gardens, subsidized housing not answers
Benefits of Sugar Tax: A 10% reduction in sugary beverage consumption could result in hundreds of thousands of fewer cases of diabetes and tens of thousands fewer strokes, heart attacks and deaths in 10 years, as well as savings of almost $1 billion in health care expenditures. Read more
Cannabis Legalization Forum: The O'Brien Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, will be hosting a public forum on May 5 called Cannabis Legalization in Canada: Implications for Public Health in Alberta. Click here to register.
The National M2K Webinar: The Dangers of Excess Dietary Fat, Sugar, and Salt will take place on March 30 10:30 - 12:00. Click here to register.