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Helping Children Cope with the H1N1 Flu Virus

If Your Child Gets the H1N1 Flu. How You Can Help

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Published on : 04 Jan 2010

Guidance for expanded use of oseltamivir (Tamiflu®) in children under one year of age in the context of Pandemic (H1N1) 2009

This guidance has been updated based on current scientific evidence, expert opinion and the Interim Order, issued by the Federal Minister of Health, permitting the expanded use of oseltamivir for the influenza A H1N1 virus in children under 1 year of age

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Published on : 23 Dec 2009

Holiday Health Tips

The holiday season is the perfect time for germs and illnesses like the H1N1 flu to spread.

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Published on : 18 Dec 2009

Travellers and the H1N1 Flu Virus

Many Canadians will be travelling this holiday season. Airplanes, trains, cruise ships and buses mean close and crowded quarters and are ideal places for germs to spread.

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Published on : 18 Dec 2009

Guidance: Infection Prevention and Control Measures for Occupational Health Management for all Health Care Settings

This guidance document has been developed to provide guidance for the occupational health (OH) and infection prevention and control (IPC) management of health care workers (HCWs) and other staff to prevent the transmission of Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Flu Virus in all settings where health care is provided.

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Published on : 15 Dec 2009

Notice To The Media - December 15, 2009

The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, federal Minister of Health, along with Dr. David Butler-Jones, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada, and Dr. Danielle Grondin, Infectious Disease and Emergency Preparedness at the Public Health Agency of Canada, will provide an update on the H1N1 flu virus.

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Published on : 15 Dec 2009

Guidance for Remote and Isolated (RI) Communities in the context of the pandemic (H1N1) 2009 outbreak

This document can be used by community health planners, public health departments, regional health authorities and the provinces and territories, as well as health care providers who work with remote and isolated communities.

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Published on : 10 Dec 2009

Vaccine Surveillance Report

All vaccines authorized for use in Canada have been carefully tested for safety.

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Published on : 04 Dec 2009

Tuberculosis: On the Path to Prevention

Researchers at the MUHC and their international colleagues have identified the first genetic resistance factor against tuberculosis infection.

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Published on : 30 Nov 2009

Notice To The Media - November 27, 2009

Federal Minister of Health Leona Aglukkaq will receive her H1N1 vaccine shot.

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Published on : 27 Nov 2009

BLG’s generous donation marks significant step for community investment in new MUHC

Top quality health care is central to ensuring Montreal remains a leading international city that offers an enhanced quality of life.

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Published on : 26 Nov 2009

Tailor-made HIV/AIDS treatment closer to reality

An innovative treatment for HIV/AIDS patients developed by McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) researchers has passed its first clinical trial with flying colours.

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Published on : 25 Nov 2009

MUHC Director General’s Awards Shines Spotlight on Exceptional Employees

The McGill University Health Centre is proud to announce the exceptional contributions of nine employees and one team as part of the first annual MUHC Director General’s Awards

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Published on : 24 Nov 2009

Lachine Hospital Launches $3 Million Fundraising Campaign

Community leaders including Lachine Mayor Claude Dauphin will participate tomorrow in the launch of the Lachine Hospital Foundation’s most ambitious campaign in its history.

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Published on : 23 Nov 2009

Guidance on the Use of H1N1 Flu Vaccine (Revised November 20, 2009)

This statement provides a summary of the epidemiology of pandemic H1N1 human influenza (pH1N1), as well as information on the pH1N1 vaccines approved for use in Canada and their recommended usage.

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Published on : 21 Nov 2009