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Child immunization expert Dr. Shovita Padhi urges parents to plan for kindergarten immunization
Fraser Health Medical Health Officer Dr. Shovita Padhi urges parents to protect their children against serious diseases by ensuring their family’s immunizations are up to date -- this includes having children immunized before starting kindergarten.
February 1, 2018
Measles Alert: WestJet flight WS450 on March 22 from Abbotsford to Calgary
We are warning any passengers who were on WestJet flight WS450 leaving Abbotsford at 5:49am and arriving in Calgary at 7:50am on March 22, 2017 of a possible exposure to measles.
March 31, 2017
Join the "herd" – Get your flu shot
Flu shots aren’t just about you. They’re about the people around you too. We are reminding people to get their flu shot and help protect their loved ones this winter.
October 26, 2016
Your Healthy Back to School Guide
Everything you need to know to tackle back to school anxiety, lunches, sleep habits, health and after-school activities.
August 17, 2016
Protect your child: Follow the BC recommended immunization schedule
Approximately one in three children in Fraser Health have not completed the recommended immunizations by two years of age.
April 19, 2016
Taking a stand on immunization
CKNW news reporter Shane Woodford writes about how the birth of his son Henrik changed his perspective on parents’ roles in vaccinating their children.
 
June 30, 2015
Deanna never thought she needed the flu shot during her pregnancy. Afterall, she was a healthy young woman who was enjoying a smooth pregnancy. However, flu symptoms that Deanna had been fighting for a week escalated into a severe illness.
November 18, 2014
Be a flu fighter - flu shot now available
Don't forget to get your flu shot - it's now available at doctors’ offices, pharmacies, walk-in clinics and public health flu clinics.
November 3, 2014
Flu shots are safe and highly recommended for pregnant women
Dr. Nao Nakatsuka is an obstetrician-gynecologist AND mom-to-be. Find out why getting the flu shot can offer the best beginning for your baby.
October 20, 2014
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