On April 2, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, provided the following statements during her update on COVID-19 and the ongoing work to protect public health:
“Today, I am reporting that we confirmed 96 new cases of COVID-19 in Alberta. This brings the total number of cases to 968.
Of these, 174 people have now recovered. That is 32 more than yesterday. We suspect 108 of our total cases may be community transmission, an increase of 14 from yesterd
From left, speaker Derek Collins, conference coordinator Darla Yonkman, and speaker Michelle Cederberg at the 2019 Work-Stress-Life “Striking A Balance” Conference in Vermilion. Photo Angela Mouly Approximately 200 people attended the 3rd Annual Work-Stress-Life “Striking A Balance” Conference at the Vermilion Regional Centre on January 29.
Participants had the opportunity to hear from multiple speakers and visit 15 wellness vendors and agencies. There were several door pr
The Cornerstone Co-op Pharmacy in Vermilion hosted a Boosting Your Immune System event on January 31.
Pharmacist, Kim Clarke, led the presentation, and participants enjoyed coffee and fruit while they learned about beneficial practices. It included vitamins and minerals, as well as natural ways to boost one’s immune system. Clarke recommended that everyone check with their doctor or pharmacist that methods are safe and won’t interact with their medication.
“Be careful abo