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Locals Learning to Heal With Cannabis

mend cooking class 2017 giilckThere appears to be no lack of interest in uses for medical marijuana locally.

Nearly 50 people jammed into a meeting room at The Barn Co-op on Saturday, January 21

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GBHS Centralizing Stroke Care in Grey Bruce

signsofstroke270Grey Bruce Health Services (GBHS) is part of the South West Stroke Project, which is realigning stroke care in the South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) area to ensure people who have a stroke or TIA (transient ischemic attack or mini-stroke) receive the best possible stroke care, with the best chance for a full recovery.

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Shingles Vaccine Now Available Free for Seniors

shingles 270Beginning last week, a shingles vaccine will be provided free of charge to eligible Ontario seniors. The shingles vaccine, Zostavax, will be available for seniors aged 65-70 years through their health care provider or public health.

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