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July 2016

Getting out the Angries
Advice from an expert on helping your child to get a handle on their emotions.
July 11, 2016
What I Do Matters: Partner in recovery
A passion for health care and sports meet in this Surrey Memorial Hospital physiotherapist.
July 11, 2016
Sleep-deprived?
One simple fix may be all you need. We have that, and more…
July 11, 2016
Super-duper summer
We asked some well-known local parents how they make summer a fun – and healthy – season for the whole family. 
July 11, 2016
“Becoming healthy has no end date” - Karen Gurney-Corba, Abbotsford
Karen improved her health to be a robust mother and strong role model for her kids.
July 11, 2016
“Take that first step, even if it's scary" - Neoma Quintin, Cloverdale
A cancer diagnosis was the gift Neoma says empowered her to transform her life.
July 11, 2016
"You are worth it" - Roseanne Shannon, New Westminster
Roseanne’s ongoing battle with weight impacted her health until she took the first step.
July 11, 2016
"Game for anything" - Corey Tillyer, Port Coquitlam
Corey’s doctor kick-started her journey to health and fitness.
July 11, 2016
“Write it before you bite it” - Amanda Korthuis, Chillilwack
Amanda successfully fought life-long eating disorders and weight issues.
July 11, 2016
5 healthy makeovers
Stories of transformation that will inspire you to begin your own journey to find your healthier you.
July 11, 2016
Fraser Health regional trauma program receives distinction award
Accreditation Canada has awarded Fraser Health’s regional trauma services program with its highest honour – its coveted Trauma Distinction Award.
July 5, 2016
High five your health care provider - July 1, 2016
Kudos to care providers in Royal Columbian and Surrey Memorial Hospital.
July 4, 2016
ACTive on the streets in Abbotsford and Mission
The Abbotsford/Mission Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) team took to the streets last year, supporting clients who have not responded well to traditional mental health programs and services. 
July 5, 2016
Your healthy summer guide – 8 tips for your healthiest summer yet
Don't let your summer be a bummer - 8 tips for your healthiest summer yet!
July 6, 2016
Fraser Health's summer issue of Healthier You is out
Our summer issue of Healthier You is now available online.
July 11, 2016
High five your health care provider - July 8, 2016
Kudos to care providers in Royal Columbian Hospital, Burnaby Hospital and Abbotsford Regional Hospital.
 
July 8, 2016
High five your health care provider - July 15, 2016
Kudos to care providers at Surrey Memorial and Royal Columbian Hospitals, as well as the Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre. 
July 15, 2016
Fraser Health and Surrey RCMP are issuing a warning to people who use drugs following a dramatic increase in the number of overdoses in the last 24 hours.
July 16, 2016
Fraser Health's overdose strategy forges ahead
Fraser Health is rapidly implementing an aggressive strategy to combat drug overdoses and deaths in our region.
July 18, 2016
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July 20, 2016
High five your health care provider - July 22, 2016
Kudos for our team members this week include recognition from The Vancouver Sun editorial board for Fraser Health’s response to the drug overdose crisis.
July 26, 2016
How to talk to your child about drug use
Given the surge in drug-related overdoses in B.C., there has never been a better time to have a conversation about drug use with your kids. Here are some tips on how to start the conversation.
July 27, 2016
WARNING: Lethal drugs continue to circulate in Fraser Health
Fraser Health continues to see overdoses in our emergency departments resulting from people who use illicit drugs, including opioids. At this time, we are warning people that all drugs may be contaminated with lethal substances.
July 28, 2016