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July 2015

Ten tips for traveling with your baby
Summer is here and vacations beckon. But, wait…you have a new baby.  Can you still travel?  Yes! Find tips on traveling safely and happily with your infant.
July 2, 2015
Healthier You magazine - Summer edition is here
The summer issue of our Healthier You magazine is here. Read the online version today.
July 2, 2015
Take a chance on play
Are you stifling your child’s imagination by being too protective?   
July 6, 2015
7 road safety tips
Your kids will have endless fun on their bikes while staying safe this summer if you follow these simple steps from Parachute, a national charitable organization dedicated to the prevention of injuries and saving lives.
July 8, 2015
High five your health care provider - July 3, 2015
Letters and feedback from the community about our health care providers.
July 3, 2015
Planning a road trip? Meals and snack ideas for your baby and toddler
Planning a family road trip this summer with your baby or toddler? To make it a pleasant experience for everyone, plan your stops every 2 -3 hours to coincide with your child’s regular meals and snacks.  
July 10, 2015
Air quality advisory in effect
Air quality advisory in effect for Metro Vancouver and Fraser Valley.  Tips to stay safe.
July 6, 2015
Women from South or East Asia invited to participate in a health study
Find out about the environmental chemical levels in your body and receive up to $50 for participating in the study.
July 9, 2015
High five your health care provider - July 10, 2015
Letters and feedback from the community about our health care providers.
July 10, 2015
Delta Hospital strengthens surgical services
Working with hospital physicians, Delta Hospital is taking action to strengthen its surgical services. 
July 15, 2015
Rachel's Journey
How do you parent a child with a mental illness when you don’t know how to help?
July 14, 2015
Overdose alert
Surrey RCMP has issued a public safety warning after 8 overdoses reported in the last 24 hours. Find tips to keep you safe and how to respond to an overdose.
July 16, 2015
High five your health care provider - July 17, 2015
Letters and feedback from the community about our health care providers.
July 21, 2015
Fact or Myth? Avoid the dentist during pregnancy

Preventive dental care and examination are recommended during pregnancy.

July 22, 2015
The Daycare Dilemma
Is your parental leave coming to an end?  Don't let choosing childcare stress you out.  Here are some helpful tips from our Summer issue of Healthier You magazine.
July 27, 2015
Preventing substance abuse in children & youth
How parents can support our youth to avoid mistakes that could cost them dearly, and instead redirect them to living a more positive lifestyle
July 23, 2015
High five your health care provider - July 27, 2015
Letters and feedback from the community about our health care providers. 
July 27, 2015
High five your health care provider - July 31, 2015
Letters and feedback from the community about our health care providers. 
July 31, 2015
Food safety alert for food premises serving raw oysters
Read on for food safety tips when handling raw oysters.
July 31, 2015