Public Health works around the clock to help individuals and the community stay well. Our role is an essential one in the healthcare system: we promote health, and prevent disease and injury. We are also prepared to respond to any
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Here we are in the thick of the winter holiday season. A busy time for many people with festivities and family events, this time of year also lends itself to reflection as the New Year approaches. It’s a time
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Just when you’re busy preparing for the holiday season – working, shopping, cooking, planning, maybe even finding time to give back to the community – life has a way of throwing you a curveball. When it rains, it pours – or at
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It’s nearly December and that means it’s the perfect time to pause for moment, look back at the year gone by and consider what could be coming down the pipe in 2017. Here at Public Health we help
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This autumn has been so unusually warm that the abrupt arrival of cold weather finds me a little unprepared for the coming winter and snow. If you’re in the same situation, you’ve got some quick catching up to
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I’m home from the hospital now and doing OK – well sort of. Life is really different with a limp and a walker, but thanks for asking! Oh, sorry. I don’t think we’ve met before. Agatha here. I
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Jackie and Lola* have been together for 24 years. They were married at Toronto City Hall as soon as the law allowed gay people to formally wed. Decades before, Jackie stood up to prejudice by working to have the first
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Calling all teachers, workplaces and youth leaders! Think back to when you were a kid…what were your favourite learning moments? Was it when you mastered the skills to shoot a basketball into a hoop? Or helped your parents cook
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