World No Tobacco Day 2018: Tobacco and heart disease

On May 31, 2018, World No Tobacco Day, will focus on the impact tobacco has on the heart health of people worldwide.Tobacco use is an big risk factor for the development of heart disease, which includes coronary heart disease, stroke and peripheral vascular disease. Despite the devastating harms of tobacco to heart health, not many people are aware that tobacco … Read More

Changing the Health Conversation on May 7th

Chatham-Kent Councillor Carmen McGregor and Dr. April Rietdyk, Chatham-Kent’s General Manager of Community Human Services, will lead a discussion entitled Our Health: How Are We Doing? Monday May 7. The forum will take place in Council Chambers at the Civic Centre at 6 p.m. It will raise issues and promote discussion concerning the state of chronic disease in Chatham-Kent and … Read More

Community Mental Health Survey

CK Public Health will be rolling out a phone survey to randomly selected adults (18+) in Chatham-Kent in the coming weeks. The purpose of the survey is to gather information about mental health awareness, attitudes and knowledge of supports and services in              Chatham-Kent.          Most people will face mental health challenges at some point in their lives, either personally or through … Read More

Wellness Council Support

Schools are in a unique position to promote health among students and help reverse the trend of students adopting unhealthy lifestyles.  Current research shows that student-led activities, with the support of interested adults, are well-received by peers in the school environment.  Therefore, forming a Wellness Council with students can have a great impact on school health and can create a … Read More

4 Simple Steps for Distribution Merchants to Kickstart their Online Adventure

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3 Ways Your Fear of using Software is Crippling Your Business

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Inventory Headaches? 3 Ways to Relieve Your Pain

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Product First, Marketing Second

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3 Ways to Juggle Both Online and Offline Sale in your Business

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What is Drop shipping? How does Drop shipping work?

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Tap Water Vs Bottled Water

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In 2013, Canadians drank 2.4 billiion litres of bottled water! 1 Bottled water has become a popular choice because it is healthy, calorie-free, and convenient! However, there has been much controversy over whether bottled water is better and safer than tap water. Let’s take a closer look at the facts… Your wallet Bottled Water: Can cost Canadians anywhere from $0.08 … Read More

Unwanted Bugs in Your Food

If you think you may have a food poisoning, see your health care provider and contact your local public health unit. Here are the bugs most likely to cause you food poisoning: Campylobacter It is the most common cause of food poisoning. It is found in undercooked poultry, pork, raw milk and unchlorinated drinking water. I causes symptoms such as … Read More