Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Comprehensive list of measles outbreaks in the Montreal and Laval areas since end June...

Cases of measles were reported in the greater Montreal area since the end 2019, has been listed by the Quebec health department's website . People who are considered contagious visited...
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Where to get the flu shot in the West Island

According to The Centre intégré universitaire de santé ET de services sociaux (CIUSSS) de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal, a flu vaccination remains the best prevention method for influenza. The vaccine is recommended annually,...
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May is Missing Children’s Month

May is Missing Children’s Month. The objective of this month is to raise awareness about the plight of missing and exploited children and to inform parents about what they can...
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6 Tips to Cope with Stress for Students

6 Tips to Cope with Stress for Students Students work hard to improve their grades, complete their assignments, and pass their exams. Stress for students is a real concern.They trade...
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13 Family-Friendly West Island Halloween Activities

2019 West Island Halloween Activity Guide Halloween in the West Island is so much more than one night of amazing trick-or-treating! It's weeks of spooky fun activities like skating in...
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Increased risk of residential drownings this summer

Following the drowning of a 3-year-old girl in a residential pool South of Montreal on July 4th, combined with the reduced accessibility of public pools due to COVID-19, it...

Dollard Lawyer Valerie Assouline takes death of 7-year-old Granby girl case

by Rhonda Massad The mother of the 7-year-old girl who died harshly in Granby last April criticizes the Director of Youth Protection (DYP). The little girl was known to the...
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Where to get a flu shot in the West Island

One week into the vaccination campaign and appointments for flu shots in the West Island have booked up at a record speed this year. Don't worry, Le Centre intégré...
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COVID-19: Québec’s At-Risk Students Feeling Left Behind

In August, the Government of Canada allocated $432.15 million in support of Québec through the Safe Return to Class Fund. “We’ve made this funding flexible, so provinces, and ultimately...

What floatation device is best for your child? Swim for Life tells us

West Island Blog's Swim Safety Series with Swim for Life's Karina Renaud of Pointe Claire tells gives us the ins and outs of floatation safety. Karina at Swim for Life...