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Vaccine Safety in Canada

Have you ever wondered if vaccines are safe? Watch this video to follow the journey that every vaccine goes on before it is used in Canada.

Vaccine Safety
Family Doctor Week in Canada

November 7-12 marks a special week in Canada. It is Family Doctor Week.

Healthy living
How to prevent antibiotic resistance

Learn what antibiotic resistance is, the risks and consequences of antibiotic resistance and how to help prevent it.

Diseases and conditions
Start with Serving Size

To make informed food choices, it's essential to have all of the facts. Use the Nutrition Facts table to compare and choose products.

Food and nutrition
Étienne's story

Listen to Étienne's story about how his prescription drug addiction took over his life, and how therapy helped him recover.

Substance abuse
Marie-Louise's story

Listen to Marie-Louise's story about how one pill to help her sleep led to a 6 years prescription drugs addiction, and even jail. Also find out how she got help and recovered.

Substance abuse
Samuel's story

Hear Samuel's story about is addiction to drugs, especially opioids, the negative effects it had on his health and life in general, and how he recovered.

Substance abuse
Kristina's story

Discover Kristina's story. She is a registered practical nurse that specializes in drug treatment. Every day she sees people suffering the effects of opiate addiction.

Substance abuse
Best Way to Cook Frozen Chicken Nuggets How to safely handle and cook frozen breaded chicken products. Food and nutrition
Prepare a Tasty Fruit Snack Instructions on washing melons and other fruits for eating as a snack. Food and nutrition
Dinner Preparation Tips! When cooking or barbecuing, use one cutting board and utensils for raw meat and another for everything else. Food and nutrition
Best Way to Thaw Frozen Meat! How to safely handle and defrost frozen meat, such as hamburger. Food and nutrition
Tobacco Plain Packaging Information on plain and standardized packaging for tobacco products being proposed by the Government of Canada. Healthy living
Vaccination: Are we There Yet? The importance of vaccines in wiping out some vaccine-preventable diseases and reducing others. Healthy living
Personal Protective Equipment: Higher Risk Exposure Protective measures when working in a First Nations or community health setting with high risk of exposure to Ebola. For health professionals
Personal Protective Equipment: Lower Risk Exposure Protective measures when working in a First Nations or community health setting with low risk of exposure to Ebola. For health professionals
The Flu: Don't Pass It On! How the flu spreads quickly and easily to others and why it's important to protect yourself with the flu vaccine. Food and nutrition
What Are You Breathing Today? Use the Air Quality Health Index to find out what the air quality is like in your area every day of the year. Healthy living
Cooking Temperatures Use a digital food thermometer for properly cooking poultry, meat, fish and seafood. Healthy eating
Keep Them Separated Separate your raw meat from vegetables, other produce and ready-to-eat foods in reusable grocery bags. Substance abuse
Helmet Tips and Tricks How to check to see if a helmet for outdoor sports and play fits properly. Injury prevention
Bedbugs Tips and Tricks A simple way to check for bedbugs. Pest control products
Food Guide Tips and Tricks Know your servings according to Eating Well with Canada's Food Guide. Healthy eating
Detergent Packets Tips and Tricks Keep detergent packets locked away and safely out of reach of children. Product Safety
Frozen Orange Tips and Tricks Keep your child's lunch box cool with a healthy snack idea. Food and nutrition
Jordan's Story Jordan's story about how his addiction to opiates to deal with pain led to tragedy. Substance abuse
Karlee's Story Karlee's story of addiction to prescription drugs and recovery. Substance abuse
Meagan's Story Meagan's story about her prescription drug abuse and how she got treatment. Substance abuse
Tom's Story How painkillers took over Tom's life and how treatment helped him recover. Substance abuse
Nursing in a First Nations Community Nurses share their experiences working in First Nations communities. Health system and services
Dump Smoking with the Break It Off App Use the Break It Off mobile app to keep you from smoking, track your progress and speak with a coach. Healthy living
The Ugly Truth Behind Smoking The effects of smoking on your health and appearance. healthy living
Public Health Matters: The Facts about Ebola The facts about Ebola, including where it's found, its symptoms and how it's spread. Health
#FightEbola: Making a Difference About fighting Ebola in Africa. Diseases and conditions
Antibiotic Resistance About antibiotic resistance, including what it means, how to prevent it and what antibiotics are used for. Diseases and conditions
Your Nose Knows - Or Does It? About carbon monoxide, including where it can be found and how to use a detector. Healthy living
Food Cross-Contamination About cross-contamination and how to prevent it. Healthy eating
What's at Steak? Tips to Avoid Food Poisoning this BBQ Season About food contamination and poisoning, and how to prevent it. Food and nutrition
Extreme Heat - Big Fan Dangers of extreme heat, signs of exposure and tips on staying cool by using a fan and drinking liquids. Healthy living
Extreme Heat - Splashpad Dangers of extreme heat, signs of exposure and tips on cooling off in a splashpad and drinking liquids. Healthy living
Lyme Disease About Lyme disease, including how ticks cause the disease, where they're found and tips on prevention. Health
Second-hand Smoke Dangers of second-hand smoke and how to prevent its harmful effects. Healthy living
Shop Smart How to food shop more efficiently and buy healthier products. Food and nutrition
Corded Window Coverings Safety Dangers of cords on window coverings for young children, types of blinds that are dangerous, tips for reducing risks. Home safety
Furniture Tip-Overs Safety of children in the home, including how to prevent furniture and televisions from falling on young children Injury prevention
A TB Survivor Tells Her Story. Part 1: Symptoms First Nations woman infected with tuberculosis (TB) shares her story, part 1 of 6. Diseases and conditions
A TB Survivor Tells Her Story. Part 2: Diagnosis First Nations woman infected with tuberculosis (TB) shares her story, part 2 of 6. Diseases and conditions
A TB Survivor Tells Her Story. Part 3: Treatment First Nations woman infected with tuberculosis (TB) shares her story, part 3 of 6. Diseases and conditions
A TB Survivor Tells Her Story. Part 4: Contact Tracing First Nations woman infected with tuberculosis (TB) shares her story, part 4 of 6. Diseases and conditions
A TB Survivor Tells Her Story. Part 5: Telling My Community First Nations woman infected with tuberculosis (TB) shares her story, part 5 of 6. Diseases and conditions
A TB Survivor Tells Her Story. Part 6: Getting Cured First Nations woman infected with tuberculosis (TB) shares her story, part 6 of 6. Diseases and conditions
Poison Prevention Household safety, risks of poisoning, what to do if poisoning is suspected, how to prevent poisoning. Health risks and safety
Trampoline Making healthy eating fun by involving the family. Healthy eating
Alligator and Crib TV Ad Safety at home, risks of poisoning and choking for young children and how to prevent these dangers. Healthy living
Food Poisoning - Alligator Food poisoning from bacteria on dirty dishcloths. Food and nutrition
Healthy Summer Eating Tips at the Grocery Store Healthy summer eating tips for food shopping and safe barbecuing of lean meat, fish, tofu and vegetables. Food and nutrition
Back-to-School Healthy Eating Tips at Home Healthy options for lunches and snacks and getting kids involved in making healthy choices. Food and nutrition
Back-to-School Healthy Eating Tips at the Grocery Store Teaching children how to make healthy food choices. Food and nutrition
Winter Sun Protection: A Beautiful Day for Skiing Sun protection in winter, using sunscreen and lip balm with SPF protection. Healthy living
2014 Official Healthy Canadians Advertisement Car seat expiry dates and children's skull fractures at low speed. Product Safety
Children Car Seat Security Car seat expiry dates and keeping children safe. Product Safety
Food and the Holidays Healthy eating for the holidays, favourite holiday foods, cooking with kids, vegetables and fruit as healthy snacks. Healthy eating
School Lunches Include items from the 4 food groups in healthy lunches and snacks, plan meals as a family, make and use grocery lists. Healthy eating
Off to the Big Hockey Game! Safe travel for children using car seats that are the right type for their size. Healthy living
Plan to Save Meal planning and tips on eating well while saving time and money. Food and nutrition
Summer Healthy Eating Tips Healthy eating and barbecue tips for the summer, involve kids in meal planning, make extra vegetables for leftovers. Food and nutrition
Back-to-School Healthy Eating Tips Back-to-school tips for healthy eating, including involving kids in food shopping and watching salt and sugar content. Drug and health products
Healthy Holiday Eating Tips for healthy holiday eating, make meals and snacks in advance, include new foods in your diet. Healthy eating
Summer Healthy Eating Tips at Home Summer holiday tips for healthy eating, including planning ahead and using items from the 4 food groups. Food and nutrition
One Day in the Jungle... Bunk bed safety and keeping kids from using them for play. Healthy living
Clear for Takeoff Children's safety tips for winter play, including using head protection and other equipment. Injury prevention
Meal Planning: Healthier Holidays Tips for healthy holiday meals and drinks, including focusing on portions and using smaller plates. Healthy eating
Bullying: No Laughing Matter Recognize bullying, where it can take place and where parents can find information about the issue. Violence and abuse
Fast Groceries Tips for saving time and money, including planning ahead and making a list for grocery shopping. Healthy eating
Grab-and-Go Breakfasts Healthy grab-and-go breakfasts, including yogurt and fruit, hard-boiled eggs and English muffins. Food and nutrition
Meal Planning: Beat the Back-to-School Rush Healthy lunches using leftovers and involving your kids in the preparation. Healthy eating
Meal Planning: Summer Picnics and Road Trips Healthy summer eating, packing for a car trip or picnic, preparing trail mix and finger foods. Healthy eating
Meal Planning Plan meals in 5 easy steps, save time and money, choose healthier foods when shopping. Healthy eating
Eat Well Plan your meals based on items from the 4 food groups. Food and nutrition
First Nations: TB is curable! About curing tuberculosis (TB), taking all your medication, safe and painless treatment. Diseases and conditions
First Nations: Cough for 3 Weeks or More? Get Medical Help! Get checked at the clinic for tuberculosis (TB) if you've had a cough for 3 weeks or more because TB is contagious. Diseases and conditions
First Nations: Get Tested for TB! Tuberculosis (TB) can be cured, so get tested if you've been coughing for 3 weeks or more. Diseases and conditions
First Nations: Got TB? Take All Your Medicine! Tuberculosis (TB) can be cured with a 9-month treatment of medicine. Diseases and conditions
Inuit: TB is Curable! Tuberculosis (TB) can be completely cured with medication. Diseases and conditions
Inuit: Cough for 3 Weeks or More? Get Medical Help! Tuberculosis (TB) can be cured, so get tested if you've been coughing for 3 weeks or more. Diseases and conditions
Inuit: Get Tested for TB! Tuberculosis (TB) is contagious but curable, so get tested if you've had a cough for 3 weeks or more. Diseases and conditions
Inuit: Got TB? Take All Your Medicine! Tuberculosis (TB) can be cured in 9 months with consistent use of the medication. Diseases and conditions
Inuktitut: TB is curable! Tuberculosis (TB) can be completely cured with medication. Diseases and conditions
Inuktitut: Cough for 3 Weeks or More? Get Medical Help! Tuberculosis (TB) can be cured, so get tested if you've been coughing for 3 weeks or more. Diseases and conditions
Inuktitut: Get Tested for TB! Tuberculosis (TB) is contagious but curable, so get tested if you've had a cough for 3 weeks or more. Diseases and conditions
Inuktitut: Got TB? Take All Your Medicine! Tuberculosis (TB) can be cured in 9 months with consistent use of the medication. Diseases and conditions
Healthy Eating and the Nutrition Facts Table Find out if your food has a little or a lot of a nutrient by using the percent daily value in nutrition facts tables. Healthy eating
Grocery Cart Read the nutrition facts table to pick healthier food products that are lower in fat, sugar and sodium. Food and nutrition
Holiday and Winter Safety Holiday safety risks, including battery powered toys, electrical issues and carbon monoxide poisoning. Health risks and safety
Pills Use the recalls and safety alerts tool to learn about any recalled drugs that may put your health at risk. Health risks and safety
Suspect Use the recalls and safety alerts tool to learn about child's toys that may have been recalled because they're unsafe. Health risks and safety
Energy Drinks Learn about the risks of energy drinks on teens, including high amounts of caffeine and the possibility of dehydration. Food and nutrition
Presence of Radon Gas in Your Home Prevent the risks of radon gas, including lung cancer, by testing your home for its presence. Healthy living
Health Canada Reminds Canadians to be 'Air Aware' Use the Air Quality Health Index (AQHI) to see if the air quality in your community is safe. Healthy living
Safe Use of Cell Phones Potential risks of cell phone radiofrequency (RF) and how to reduce your exposure. Healthy living
Safe Food Handling For People with Weakened Immune Systems Learn why people with weakened immune systems need to be careful about safe food handling. healthy eating
Safe food Handling for Adults 60+ Learn why individuals over the age of 60 are at higher risk for listeriosis and how to decrease this risk. healthy eating
Reusable Grocery Bags and Bins Learn how to avoid the risk of bacteria and cross-contamination when using reusable shopping bags. Healthy eating
Don't Wait, Vaccinate! Protect Your Child Help your child grow healthy and strong by vaccinating them against diseases like whooping cough, polio and measles. Healthy living
Health Canada's Hazardcheck Guide A guide to help homeowners detect environmental hazards, including radon, carbon monoxide and mould. Healthy living
Flea and Tick Treatment Flea and tick treatment to help the overall health of your pet. Product Safety
Safe Food Handling For Pregnant Women Reduce your risk of listeriosis while pregnant by avoiding certain foods and practising safe food handling and cooking. healthy eating
New Clear and Accurate Food Labels Regulations for pre-packaged food require labels to list common allergens, sulphites and gluten sources. Food
Safe Fun in the Sun When in the sun, drink water, wear sunglasses and hats, and use sunscreen properly. Healthy living
Rodent Control Learn how to properly use rodenticides to get rid of rats and mice in your home. Pest control products
Read the Label: Natural Health Products About natural health product labels, including ingredients, dosage, warnings and product numbers. Health risks and safety
Garage Sale Video Risks of buying second-hand items and selling products that don't meet current safety standards or have been recalled. Product Safety
Crib and Egg TV Ad Keep your child healthy and safe with crib and helmet safety. Healthy living
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