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10 February 2020
This February, the Department of Health reminds Nunavummiut of the importance of sexual and reproductive health to our overall well-being.
05 February 2020
The Government of Nunavut is holding public consultations in several Nunavut communities in February 2020 to get feedback on proposed changes to the Tobacco Control and Smoke-Free Places Act.
31 January 2020
On December 31, 2019, the Wuhan Municipal Health Commission in China identified an outbreak of pneumonia of unknown cause.
29 January 2020
Every year in January, Bell Let’s Talk Day encourages Canadians to talk openly about mental health, in a nation-wide initiative promoting mental health education, awareness, and funding.
22 January 2020
Vaping can seriously harm your health. Vaping is linked to a serious lung disease that has killed over 50 people in the United States, and over 2,500 cases of this disease have been reported.
13 January 2020
In January, join the Department of Health and support Tobacco Reduction Month!
07 January 2020
Nunavut’s new Public Health Act came into force January 1, replacing the version carried over from the Northwest Territories.
20 December 2019
This holiday season, the Department of Health reminds everyone to keep in mind the importance of proper food handling.
13 December 2019
The best way to protect yourself and your family against influenza this season is to be immunized. The flu vaccine is free and available at all community health centres in Nunavut, and at Iqaluit Public Health, building 1091.
10 December 2019
The Department of Health is warning about a food recall issued by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) due to E. coli O157:H7 contamination on the following products: