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Muskoka Grandmothers Distribute Red Scarves Around Bracebridge

A group of women from the Muskoka Grandmothers of the Stephen Lewis Foundation met at the Rene Caisse statue in Bracebridge on Nov. 25...

Treating People Who Use Drugs With Dignity

Stereotypes about people who use drugs are making it more difficult to provide treatment and prevent overdose, the Simcoe Muskoka Opioid Strategy (SMOS) says. In...

Autism Walk-In Clinic Coming To Parry Sound

Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca (Hands) is expanding access to autism supports with the addition of virtual Autism Walk-In Clinics for families in North Eastern Ontario, starting...

Health Unit Offers Advice On Safer Use Of Cannabis

With cannabis now legal for recreational use, the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit is able to assist you in sorting through the maze of...

Health Canada Reminds Canadians of the Limitations of Fentanyl Test Strips...

With the growing availability of fentanyl test strips on store shelves and online, Health Canada would like to remind Canadians of the potential limitations...

Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit Enhances Beach Water Web Pages

As the beach season draws closer, residents and visitors are reminded to visit the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit's beach water web pages, revamped...

Suspected Drug Overdoses Up Twice The Daily Average, Health Unit Warns

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit warns anyone using street drugs to be extremely cautious about their supplies, as hospital emergency department visits due...

Health Canada Warns of Possible Birth Defects Linked to Medication Used...

Health Canada is informing the public of the potential risk of serious birth defects in babies born to women treated with dolutegravir. Dolutegravir is...

“Brush Up on the Facts” Campaign Urges Parents to Keep Kids’...

The "Brush Up on the Facts: Keep Kids' Teeth Healthy" campaign for April's Oral Health Month focuses on the impact dental health has on...

MAHC Board Seeking New Recruits

Get involved in your local hospital by submitting your application to join the skills-based, community-oriented team of volunteer directors at Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC) as a...