Brampton - For the next 8 months, William Osler Health System will be bringing community health issues to life by engaging members of the public with free health education sessions. Featuring Osler health care experts, these free health education sessions will focus on how to manage, or live with common health issues and conditions.
Brampton - With the flu season at hand, Peel Public Health staff is ready to roll up some sleeves and increase residents' resistance to the influenza virus. Peel has already distributed vaccines to family doctors and will begin offering community clinics across Peel on October 28.
Brampton - 2010 marks the 20th anniversary of the Parkinson SuperWalk and it’s shaping up to be Parkinson Society Canada’s biggest fundraising event yet! What began as one man’s journey in honour of his grandfather has blossomed into a national event attracting an anticipated 13,000 participants.
Brampton - Police, fire, and paramedic services are pumping up and getting a little bloody as they launch Sirens for Life, an annual battle with a life-saving goal. In partnership with Canadian Blood Services, the annual emergency services blood donor challenge runs from July 1 to Sept. 6 as the three branches compete to donate the most blood.