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News & Notices
Background On September 9, 2022 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a health advisory informing healthcare providers of an increase in pediatric hospitalization in patients with severe respiratory illness who also tested positive for rhinovirus (RV) and/or enterovirus (EV)
HAMILTON, ON – With Hamiltonians of all ages spending more time indoors in the coming weeks and months, City of Hamilton Public Health Services, community partners and the Ontario government are rolling out a local bivalent COVID-19 vaccine campaign to ensure doses of the bivalent COVID-19 booster
HAMILTON, ON – In August, the City of Hamilton’s hired consultant, Terraprobe, began preconstruction investigations at Centennial Heights Park as part of a park upgrades project. This included soil testing in alignment with routine provincial regulations related to on-site and excess soil management
Please see the following attached material regarding aconitine poisoning: 1. Chief Medical Officer of Health (CMOH) Memo This memo includes symptoms suggestive of ingestion of aconitine, information related to product recall for aconitine contamination and instructions on additional steps to take