Health and Safety

Published on Wed, 05/08/2019 by IMV Inc.

IMV Joins World Ovarian Cancer Coalition and Ovarian Cancer Canada in Supporting Ovarian Cancer Day 2019

IMV Joins World Ovarian Cancer Coalition and Ovarian Cancer Canada in Supporting Ovarian Cancer Day 2019

“Ovarian cancer remains one of the most underserved, difficult-to-treat forms of the disease”

DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— IMV Inc. (Nasdaq: IMV; TSX: IMV), a clinical stage immuno-oncology corporation, today joins with World Ovarian Cancer Coalition and Ovarian Cancer Canada in recognizing World Ovarian Cancer Day (WOCD).

Published on Thu, 04/18/2019 by Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA)

Community Safety Days Receive Financial Boost from Youth Safety Day Fund

Community Safety Days Receive Financial Boost from Youth Safety Day Fund

Each year, communities across Canada host Progressive Agriculture Safety Day® events reaching approximately 17,000 Canadians each year. Children and families learn about the hazards and risks associated with farming and rural life.

Winnipeg, Manitoba, April 18, 2019 — /COMMUNITYWIRE/ The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) is proud to collaborate with Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont to offer funding to organizers to offset the costs of hosting a safety day event.

Published on Wed, 04/03/2019 by Health City

Advancing Community-Driven Health Research, Innovation and Education at the Heart of New MOU

Advancing Community-Driven Health Research, Innovation and Education at the Heart of New MOU

Announcing a new collaboration with Concordia U Edmonton to advance partner and community-driven health initiatives by fostering students in applied artificial intelligence, and the entrepreneurship and business incubator space

EDMONTON, Alberta /COMMUNITYWIRE/ – Concordia University of Edmonton (CUE) and Health City have entered into a collaboration to advance partner and community-driven health initiatives through the development of customized training and creation of opportunities for CUE’s students.

Published on Wed, 03/13/2019 by Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA)

New CASA Report Details Farmer Insurance Needs and Availability in Canada

New CASA Report Details Farmer Insurance Needs and Availability in Canada

“The report was commissioned in order to gain a better understanding of what insurance farmers can access and to identify any gaps in that insurance.”

WINNIPEG, March 13, 2019 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ – The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) today released its report, “Safety & Health Insurance Available and Farmer Insurance Needs”.  This first-of-its-kind report examines health and disability available to Canadian farmers.

Published on Mon, 03/11/2019 by Shriners Hospitals for Children - Canada

Media Advisory: Legendary Rock Band FOREIGNER to Visit Shriners Hospitals for Children® ─ Canada on Tuesday, March 12th

Media Advisory: Legendary Rock Band FOREIGNER to Visit Shriners Hospitals for Children® ─ Canada on Tuesday, March 12th

Event Information

03/12/2019 @ 1:00 PM
Montreal, Quebec

FOREIGNER Has A Long-Standing Relationship with Shriners Hospitals for Children®, and Recently Donated a Special Version of its Classic Song “I Want To Know What Love Is” with a Choir Featuring Shriners Hospitals for Children Patients

Published on Thu, 02/28/2019 by Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA)

Canadian Agricultural Safety Week Celebrates Safe & Strong Farms: Build an AgSafe Canada in 2019

Canadian Agricultural Safety Week Celebrates Safe & Strong Farms: Build an AgSafe Canada in 2019

Canadian Agricultural Safety Week 2019 runs from March 10-16.

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, February 28, 2019 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ – This March, the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) is encouraging all Canadians to celebrate Safe & Strong Farms.

Published on Mon, 02/25/2019 by Hear-it

Untreated Hearing Loss in Canada Costs C$ 20 Billion Each Year

Untreated Hearing Loss in Canada Costs C$ 20 Billion Each Year

BRUSSELS, February 25, 2019 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ – Around 1.7 million people in Canada live with an untreated, disabling hearing loss. Untreated, disabling hearing loss in Canada costs C$ 20 billion each year.

World Hearing Day is held by the WHO on the 3rd of March each year to raise awareness of how to prevent deafness and hearing loss and promote ear and hearing care across the world.

Disabling hearing loss in Canada costs around C$ 25 billion each year. This is around C$11,800 per person with an untreated disabling hearing loss. 7% of all adults live with a disabling hearing loss. More than two out of three are not treated for their disabling hearing loss.

Published on Thu, 01/31/2019 by Ontario Medical Association

Ontario’s Doctors welcome the Ford Government’s first report on reforming the province’s health care system

Ontario’s Doctors welcome the Ford Government’s first report on reforming the province’s health care system

Doctors hope savings will be reinvested in much-needed frontline services

"Ontario’s doctors fully support a system that prioritizes the integration of family medicine, specialists, acute and long-term care, and community and home-based care networks to better serve patients and their families."

TORONTO, January 31, 2019 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ – The Ontario Medical Association (OMA) welcomes the first report of the Premier’s Council on Improving Health Care and Ending Hallway Medicine, chaired by notable physician leader Dr. Rueben Devlin, and is encouraged that the types of changes being considered will improve frontline services in Ontario’s health care system.

Published on Fri, 11/30/2018 by MTV Staying Alive Foundation

MTV Observes World AIDS Day as MTV Staying Alive Foundation Celebrates 20 Years Campaigning around HIV & Sexual Health Awareness

MTV Observes World AIDS Day as MTV Staying Alive Foundation Celebrates 20 Years Campaigning around HIV & Sexual Health Awareness

MTV logo to wear universal HIV/AIDS awareness red ribbon worldwide on air and digitally

New global Viacom research reveals 2 in 3 people believe HIV/AIDS is an urgent issue today, but nearly half do not actively take steps to protect themselves

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Published on Fri, 11/30/2018 by HBC Foundation

HBC Foundation Establishes Scholarship Fund to Support the Jed Foundation in Improving College Student Mental Health

HBC Foundation Establishes Scholarship Fund to Support the Jed Foundation in Improving College Student Mental Health

Fund will benefit over half a million young adults

First grant awarded to Tufts University at New York Times Get With The Times Event

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