Tuesday, July 7, 2020

COVID-19 Q&A: Our “New Normal”

While British Columbia’s state of emergency has been extended for another two weeks (and into the foreseeable future) along with social distancing measures also...

Should We Be Worried About a Second Wave?

British Columbians have worked incredibly hard to continue to flatten the COVID-19 curve (and for that, we should all be proud), with the new...

Support for Canadians During COVID-19

As a result of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, we as Canadians are going through unprecedented times, which can be challenging and even downright scary....

More of Your COVID Questions Answered

Even though we’ve seen a significant decrease in the number of newly reported cases of COVID-19 in British Columbia (therefore continuing to flatten the...

Communicable Diseases

A communicable disease is one that is spread from person to person through a few different ways. For example, depending on the type of...

How to Have a Safe, Socially Distant Summer

With restrictions slowly easing across the country and our province now into phase 3 of its Restart Plan, many British Columbians are looking forward...

Clinic and Emergency Room Visits During COVID-19

One of the most common concerns that people have as a result of COVID-19 is whether or not it is still considered safe to...

Hand Hygiene and COVID-19

Practicing good hygiene – specifically hand washing with warm water and soap – is known to be one of the best preventative measures against...

COVID-19: Where Does British Columbia Go from Here?

If the numbers are any indicator (and judging by the new models that were recently released by the Ministry of Health this week), then...

COVID-19 and Your Mental Health

Millions of people, worldwide, suffer from mental illness. Among the most commonly diagnosed conditions affecting mental health are anxiety and depression, which include symptoms...