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June 2017

Life after stroke: secrets of a successful recovery
Recovery from a stroke for most people is a life-long process. It is important as a stroke survivor to set aside time to look back on your past recovery achievements and to continue to set new goals as you move forward in your recovery.
June 1, 2017
Helping your child engage with the whole wide world, not just the world wide web
New guidelines on screen time for young children and tips to help your family unplug.
June 2, 2017
Fraser Health opens two supervised consumption sites in Surrey
Fraser Health will open the first of two supervised consumption sites in Surrey this week with the second one opening next week.
June 6, 2017
What helped you quit smoking?
Former smokers share their tips for beating cravings.
June 6, 2017
High five your health care provider - June 2, 2017
This week we share kudos for our caring staff at Royal Columbian, Abbotsford Regional, Ridge Meadows and Surrey Memorial Hospitals.
June 7, 2017
Wishes come true on "What Matters to You?" Day
When Jim couldn't visit his horse friends, Surrey Memorial Hospital staff helped get the horses to visit him. 
June 7, 2017
How did you overcome smoking struggles?
The biggest hurdles to quitting smoking – and how to overcome them.
June 12, 2017
High five your health care provider - June 9, 2017
This week's kudos go to our amazing people at Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Surrey Memorial Hospital. Want to send a high five to your health care provider? Leave a comment or email feedback@fraserhealth.ca.
June 9, 2017
My Quit Smoking Story: Tammy’s Story -- Breaking off with cigarettes for the sake of my boys
“My parents died from smoking: I wanted to break the chain.”
June 19, 2017
High five your health care provider - June 16, 2017
This week's kudos go to our amazing people at Peace Arch Hospital, Surrey Memorial Hospital, and Chilliwack General Hospital.
June 16, 2017
Hot weather starting today calls for caution
Tips to keep you safe in the heat.
June 23, 2017
Staying hydrated during pregnancy
Tips to keep you hydrated throughout your pregnancy - and some thirst-quenching recipes.
June 28, 2017
High five your health care provider - June 23, 2017
This week's kudos go to our amazing people at Delta Hospital, Peace Arch Hospital, Surrey Memorial Hospital, Chilliwack General Hospital, Home Health and Residential Care, Burnaby Hospital and Langley Memorial Hospital.
June 23, 2017
Misty Stephens wins Health Care Hero award at 2017 BC Health Care Awards
Misty Stephens was named the 2017 Health Care Hero for Fraser Health at the 11th annual BC Health Care Awards.
June 26, 2017
Ceiling Lift Program Team receives Award of Merit at 2017 BC Health Care Awards
Fraser Health’s Ceiling Lift Program Team received an Award of Merit for Top Innovation at the 2017 BC Health Care Awards.
June 26, 2017
Fraser Health receives exemption to supervise consumption of oral and intra-nasal substances
Health Canada has approved Fraser Health to provide supervised consumption of oral and intra-nasal substances in addition to injections at its two supervised consumption sites in Surrey – the first time such an exemption has been granted in Canada.
June 27, 2017
Tough rocker guide
7 tips for summer music festival survival.
June 29, 2017