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Meaford Hospital Auxiliary Brings Back Coupon Booklet

hosp aux coupons 270The Meaford Hospital Auxiliary has published another coupon booklet, due to the successful run of its last publication in 2016. The booklet offers a range of coupons and freebies which include the areas of Thornbury, Meaford, and as far west as Owen Sound.

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What You Need to Know About Swimmer’s Itch

swimmers itch 2019 270The Grey Bruce Health Unit has received reports of individuals suffering from swimmer’s itch.

Swimmer’s itch, also called cercarial dermatitis, is a skin rash caused by a common allergic reaction to certain microscopic parasites released from infected snails in fresh water such as lakes and ponds.

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The Pet Expert: FDA Admits They Don't Have Proof, Still Releases Dangerous Dog Foods List

FSA dangerous dog foods 270Three months ago, we published an article explaining what Dilated Cardiomyopathy is, explaining the concerns surrounding a possible link between this disease and ingredients in grain-free pet foods. This past week, the FDA released a list of foods that could possibly be linked to the increase in cases of this common pet disease, a move that many are calling premature.

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