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Get checked online launches in Kimberley<img alt="Get checked online" src="/PublishingImages/get-checked-online.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Get checked online launches in KimberleyResidents of Kimberley now have easier access to testing for sexually-transmitted infections and blood borne infections (STBBI) through BC Centre for Disease Control’s (BCCDC) GetCheckedOnline program. http://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/get-checked-online-launches-in-kimberley2019-12-10T08:00:00Z
PHSA staff fight stigma for World AIDS Day<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/WAD%202019%20-%203_1000x600.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />PHSA staff fight stigma for World AIDS DayWorld AIDS Day on December 1 is a day to raise awareness about HIV and AIDS and show support for people living with illness. http://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/phsa-staff-fight-stigma-for-world-aids-day2019-11-28T08:00:00Z
Check the map and know the signs: Stay safe from paralytic shellfish poisoning<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/Eating%20mussels%20_960.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Check the map and know the signs: Stay safe from paralytic shellfish poisoningParalytic shellfish poisoning can be deadly but it is preventable: Learn how to how to protect yourself before you harvest shellfish. http://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/check-the-map-and-know-the-signs-stay-safe-from-paralytic-shellfish-poisoning2019-11-20T08:00:00Z
Penicillin allergies are rarer than you think<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/AntibioticWise_Penicillin1_rect.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Penicillin allergies are rarer than you thinkThe theme for this year’s Antibiotic Awareness Week is to ‘Think Twice. Seek Advice,’ a message to help patients and doctors start a conversation about reported penicillin allergies. http://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/penicillin-allergies-are-rarer-than-you-think2019-11-20T08:00:00Z
50,000 overdoses reversed with naloxone kits in B.C.<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/Naloxone%20team-25_800.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />50,000 overdoses reversed with naloxone kits in B.C.​More than 50,000 kits containing the life-saving medication naloxone have been used to reverse opioid overdoses in B.C. http://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/50-000-overdoses-reversed-with-naloxone-kits-in-b-c2019-11-08T08:00:00Z
Mushroom poisonings on the rise in British Columbia<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/Amanita%20phalloides%20PK6815%20F22111%20(2).JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Mushroom poisonings on the rise in British Columbiahttp://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/mushroom-poisonings-on-the-rise-in-british-columbia2019-10-28T07:00:00Z
Get naloxone – no matter how you choose to consume<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/Naloxone%20team-5_800.jpg?RenditionID=2" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Get naloxone – no matter how you choose to consumehttp://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/get-naloxone-–-no-matter-how-you-choose-to-consume2019-10-23T07:00:00Z
HPV immunization program cuts pre-cancer rates by more than half<a href="http://www.bccdc.ca/PublishingImages/HPV_Infographic_2019_v2.png" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/HPV_Infographic_2019_v2.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" /></a>HPV immunization program cuts pre-cancer rates by more than halfhttp://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/hpv-immunization-program-cuts-pre-cancer-rates-by-more-than-half2019-10-16T07:00:00Z
Don’t let Salmonella ruin your Thanksgiving<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Turkey_Thanksgiving_twitter.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Don’t let Salmonella ruin your Thanksgivinghttp://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/don’t-let-salmonella-ruin-your-thanksgiving2019-10-09T07:00:00Z
BC experiencing highest rates of infectious syphilis in the last 30 years<a href="http://www.bccdc.ca/health-professionals/data-reports/reportable-diseases-data-dashboard" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Syphilis%20infections_2003%20to%202018.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" /></a>BC experiencing highest rates of infectious syphilis in the last 30 yearshttp://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/bc-experiencing-highest-rates-of-infectious-syphilis-in-the-last-30-years2019-10-07T07:00:00Z


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