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Compassionate enforcement: treat people how you'd like to be treated
City of Surrey By-law Supervisor Dave Berar and RCMP Sergeant Trevor Dinwoodie are members of the Surrey Outreach Team that works on 135A Street, a neighbourhood in Surrey that has been significantly impacted by the overdose crisis.
March 9, 2017
Nothing says 'I love you' like an STI
Valentine’s Day is an opportunity for couples to proclaim their love, but whether you’re in a relationship, casually dating or single and looking to mingle, contracting a sexually transmitted infection (STI) is a sure way to turn down the romance.
February 14, 2017
Fraser Health Crisis Line seeking volunteers
The Fraser Health Crisis Line is looking for volunteers to provide assistance to people who are experiencing emotional distress. No previous experience is needed.
February 10, 2017
Meet the Hackers: Team First Responders create an overdose alert system
Team First Responders developed an app that identifies areas with high overdose rates. The app allows a user to trigger a response from someone in the immediate area of an overdose who can administer Naloxone quickly, increasing the chance of survival. 
February 10, 2017
High five your health care provider - February 10, 2017
This week's kudos go to our amazing people at Tri-Cities Home Health, Langley Memorial Hospital, Chilliwack General Hospital and Royal Columbian Hospital.
February 10, 2017
Keeping people healthier, longer – A guest post from Laurie Leith, VP, Community Hospitals and Programs
We're finding more ways of providing services and support before people reach the point of needing hospital care. This is most effective when we target higher risk groups such as frail seniors or people with mental health or substance use challenges.
February 9, 2017
Parents’ Guide to Using the ER Wisely
When to treat common childhood illnesses at home and when a doctor’s care may be needed.
February 8, 2017
Ridge Meadows Hospital maternity on diversion
Fraser Health is asking pregnant women in labour not to come to Ridge Meadows Hospital temporarily, beginning today and concluding on Tuesday, February 14th. 
February 8, 2017
Meet the Hackers: Artificial Intelligence powers Team Spurious Correlations
Team Spurious Correlations AI presented a solution that used machine learning to find a relationship (a non-spurious correlation, if you will) between respiratory infection emergency room visits and changes in air pollution, weather and frequency of local Twitter and Google searches.
February 8, 2017
How to stay out of Emergency on Family Day long weekend
Ahead of the Family Day long weekend and with flu circulating in the community, remember that going to the hospital for minor concerns can present its own risks. Take precautions to maintain good health and prevent a trip to the Emergency Department.
February 8, 2017
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