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February 26, 2015

Eat Well at Work

Eating healthy at work is the focus of Nutrition Month this year.

February 24, 2015

Last Call for Driven to Quit Challenge

February 28, 2015 is the last day to enter the Canadian Cancer Society’s Driven to Quit Challenge. Those who are planning to quit smoking, or have recently quit, can register for their chance to win the grand prize of a new car and other cash prizes, in addition to winning many health benefits.

February 9, 2015

Stomach-related illness in Huron County

The Huron County Health Unit continues to see stomach-related illness in schools and daycares across the county. Residents can stop the spread of infection by staying home when sick.

February 3, 2015

STOP In the Name of Health!

Show some love to yourself this month by becoming smoke free.

January 30, 2015

Health Unit Checking Student Vaccination Records

The Huron County Health Unit has sent letters to students who don’t have a complete immunization record.

Many Illnesses Circulating: Protect Yourself

Many different viruses and bacteria are causing illness right now in Huron County. It’s important to know how to protect yourself and family members from getting sick, as well as what to watch for during an illness.

January 22, 2015

Drink Less, Reduce Your Cancer Risk

The less you drink, the better. When it comes to alcohol, the more a person drinks, the higher the risk of cancer. Drinking less can lower your risk of colorectal, breast and liver cancers as well as mouth, throat and neck cancers.

January 20, 2015

Become Smoke Free and Win!

Quitting smoking is one of the most popular New Year’s resolutions. And it’s not too late to start – this is National Non-Smoking Week and there are contests and supports to keep you motivated.

January 12, 2015

New Active Transportation Videos Feature Huron County

Huron County locations and residents are showcased in a new active transportation video series from the Huron County Health Unit.

January 8, 2015

Class cancelled due to inclement weather

Due to inclement and hazardous weather conditions