Health & Lifestyle

Immunization Schedule For Your Child

Surrey  – Approximately one in three children in Fraser Health have not completed the recommended immunizations by two years of age. With that in mind, Fraser Health reminds parents and caregivers about the importance of following the recommended BC immunization…




Cultivating A Provincial Seed Industry

Fraser Valley (With files from Vancouver Province) – The Province of BC, and specifically the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley, have a unique climate which directly affects crops for farmers. A series of seed crop trials is now underway on our…


Depression Is Not A Disease

Fraser Valley/Vancouver – Glynis Sherwood is a Vancouver based counsellor. Her website and blog can be found here. The disease model of depression – and anti-depressant use – has been aggressively promoted by the pharmaceutical industry, and embraced by many…




Tentative Agreement With Nurses

Victoria – The Nurses’ Bargaining Association and the Health Employers’ Association of BC (HEABC) have reached a tentative five-year agreement consistent with the Province’s Economic Stability Mandate, Health Minister Terry Lake announced Tuesday.   “Over the past year, health employers…