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February 12, 2019

Health Unit cancels Wingham Infant Feeding Clinic due to hazardous weather

Huron County, ON – Due to inclement and hazardous weather conditions the Infant Feeding Clinic at the Health Unit’s Wingham location has been cancelled for Tuesday, February 12, 2019. The next available Infant Feeding Clinics are: Friday, February 15: 9AM – 12PM Maitland Valley Medical Centre, Goderich Friday, February 15: 9AM – 12PM South Huron […]

January 31, 2019

Health Unit cancels Wingham Sexual Health Clinic due to hazardous Weather

Due to inclement and hazardous weather conditions the Sexual Health drop-in clinic at the Health Unit’s Wingham location has been cancelled for Thursday, January 31, 2019.

January 25, 2019

What You Should Know About Eating Disorders

Huron County, ON – Who gets eating disorders? How do you know if you have an eating disorder? Where can you get help?

January 14, 2019

wouldurather…stick to your new year’s resolution and win?

Was one of your New Year’s resolutions to quit smoking or cut back? Are you between the ages of 18 and 29? If so, register for the wouldurather… contest and you could stick to your resolution AND win big!

December 20, 2018

Flu Has Arrived in Huron County

Huron County, ON – The Huron County Health Unit has been notified of the first laboratory-confirmed case of influenza in Huron County for the 2018-19 flu season.

December 13, 2018

Please be aware and carry naloxone if using a substance

The Huron County Health Unit, in conjunction with the Huron County Substance Misuse Working Group, is aware of Perth county and area reporting a rise in opioid-related overdoses and deaths.

December 10, 2018

Fall interim report for Huron County Wind Turbine Study about Noise, Vibration, and Light

The fall interim report for the Huron County Wind Turbine Study about Noise, Vibration, and Light is now available.

December 5, 2018

Cannabis, Vaping, Tobacco Covered Under Updated Smoke-Free Ontario Act

Laws around smoking cannabis and vaping are outlined in the recently updated Smoke-Free Ontario Act.

November 30, 2018

wouldurather…Quit Contest Returns to Huron County

More young adults smoke in this province compared to all other age groups, and they overwhelmingly say that they want to quit.
The best way to do that? Use evidence-based quit aids and get into a program that has been specifically tailored for young adults 18-29.