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Influenza has arrived in Alberta; Albertans not yet immunized are at risk for disease

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Influenza has arrived in Alberta

Albertans not yet immunized are at risk for disease

EDMONTON – Influenza has arrived in Alberta, and Alberta Health Services (AHS) is reminding Albertans who have not yet been immunized this season that without immunization, they are at risk. 316 more words

Council continues work to attract and engage new rural entrepreneurs

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Council continues work to attract and engage new rural entrepreneurs

Premier Jim Prentice extends the Next Generation Advisory Council’s mandate supporting Alberta’s future agricultural and rural leaders. 261 more words

Local pharmacies a key ally in reducing vascular disease; New provincial strategy boosts access, screening, treatment for patients at risk

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Local pharmacies a key ally in reducing vascular disease

New provincial strategy boosts access, screening, treatment for patients at risk

EDMONTON — Many Albertans at risk of developing cardiovascular diseases now have improved access to screening and treatment at their local pharmacies thanks to a new provincewide research program. 546 more words

Throne Speech signals new era, new focus on Albertans’ priorities

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Throne Speech signals new era, new focus on Albertans’ priorities

Property rights and new accountability measures top the Prentice government’s fall agenda.

The fall legislative session kicked off today with a Speech from the Throne that promised new legislation to enhance accountability. 178 more words

Albertans celebrate efforts to end family violence

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Albertans celebrate efforts to end family violence

The Inspiration Awards illuminate the innovative work of Albertans who support and protect victims of family violence. 208 more words

New tools promote animal health and safety

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New tools promote animal health and safety

Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development is unveiling new tools to support livestock producers participating in programs that support animal health and safety. 275 more words

AHS program helps homeless access care

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AHS program helps homeless access care

More than 400 people acquired health care cards, government ID

Story by Shelley Rattray; photo by Kristin Bernhard… 477 more words