Posts Tagged ‘H1N1’

Health authority survives H1N1 pandemic with little financial effect

Health authority survives H1N1 pandemic with little financial effect

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 | 4:30 pm

Most costs associated with H1N1 were covered by the province.

Public health still urging people to get H1N1 vaccination

Public health still urging people to get H1N1 vaccination

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 | 11:30 am

Virus activity still measurable despite no recent deaths or hospital admissions.

H1N1 still killing British Columbians, including two more in Interior Health

H1N1 still killing British Columbians, including two more in Interior Health

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 | 5:00 am

Pandemic on the decline, but public health officials say getting a vaccination still a good idea.

More than 200,000 IH Residents are protected from H1N1

Friday, November 27th, 2009 | 10:34 am

Now that everyone over the age of 6 months is eligible for the H1N1 vaccine, the number of people getting vaccinated is rising quickly.

Local company says it has developed H1N1 miracle machine; Health officials mum

Local company says it has developed H1N1 miracle machine; Health officials mum

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009 | 9:00 am

Kelowna company touts machine that it claims uses ozone to disinfect rooms tainted with H1N1 and other nasty bugs, but public health officials are reluctant to comment on its efficacy.

Community health programs delayed by H1N1 vaccination effort should resume in the new year

Community health programs delayed by H1N1 vaccination effort should resume in the new year

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009 | 5:00 am

Breast-feeding clinic, pregnancy testing some of the programs affected.

H1N1 pandemic continues decline, but public health officials warn against complacency

H1N1 pandemic continues decline, but public health officials warn against complacency

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009 | 2:35 pm

Possibility of third wave of pandemic still several months away, says deputy provincial medical health officer Dr. Eric Young.

H1N1 clinics busy again as previously ineligible people line up for vaccinations

H1N1 clinics busy again as previously ineligible people line up for vaccinations

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009 | 12:55 pm

Five clinics scheduled for this week in Kelowna.

Higher H1N1 adverse reaction rate in B.C. due to better incident reporting, says IHA’s top public health doctor

Higher H1N1 adverse reaction rate in B.C. due to better incident reporting, says IHA’s top public health doctor

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009 | 3:53 pm

Dr. Andrew Larder says Globe and Mail story suggesting much higher adverse reaction rate in B.C. is misleading.

Gospel Mission creates temporary isolation unit for homeless infected with H1N1

Gospel Mission creates temporary isolation unit for homeless infected with H1N1

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009 | 9:30 am

Four clients of the men’s shelter have recovered there in the last few weeks.