Health & Environment

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Next Week Let’s Not Forget About Our Teeth & Gums

October 16th to 22nd is Community Health and Wellbeing Week, a province-wide initiative to raise awareness about building healthier, more vibrant communities for everyone living in Ontario. The theme this year is: Health Equity at the Centre. Health inequities mean some populations have higher rates of disease and die earlier than others, because of barriers […]

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Walk for Kidney Disease – Cornwall Hosts Annual Kidney Walk

   Cornwall, August 7, 2017:  The Kidney Foundation of Canada invites the community of Cornwall to sign up for the annual Kidney Walk on Sunday, September 10th, 2017 at the Lemoureux Park bandshell. Participants and volunteers can register themselves or walk teams online at www.kidneywalk.com. All donations raised by walk participants and sponsors will go […]

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Eastern Ontario Health Unit offers free well water testing

Eastern Ontario Health Unit offers free well water testing

Cornwall Ontario – With the arrival of spring, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) is reminding the public that it provides a free well water testing service to households that get their drinking water from a residential well. Water quality can change over time, or it can happen suddenly and you may not notice a […]

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Plant a tree this spring!

Plant a tree this spring!

Looking to plant trees? Funding and planting help is delivered!  Spring is for new ideas. Do you have idle land or extra acreage that could be enhanced? Planting trees is an excellent way to add value to your property and has never been easier. If you have 2.5 acres or more of open land, you […]

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Cornwall Organ Donors give the gift of life with 100 per cent conversion rate

Cornwall Organ Donors give the gift of life with 100 per cent conversion rate

Toronto Ontario – Today Trillium Gift of Life Network released new provincial data on hospital donation performance. Ontario is the only province to make this data publicly available – a practice that has led to higher donation rates in the province. Hospital donation performance is measured by two rates: routine notification and conversion. Routine notification […]

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