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Pertussis (Whopping Cough):
Pertussis, also known as whooping cough is a highly contagious disease and is
very easily spread. One of the main symptoms is severe fits of coughing.
Click here for more information including symptoms, vaccination and other
Norovirus is a common virus that causes diarrhea and vomiting. It is very easily spread and is often responsible for outbreaks where people are in close proximity to each other such as homes for the aged, childcare centres, schools, and restaurants.
For more information, click here to view the norovirus fact sheet.
Notice for Health Care Professionals:
The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care’s Emergency Planning & Preparedness, Influenza A (H7N9) can be found on the
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care’s website.
Owls for Climate Change: Inspiring Earth-friendly Living at an Early Age
As part of its air quality education and awareness raising program, the Halton Region Health Department has published three children’s picture books: A Farewell to Featherwagons, Wings and Thingamajigs and Ka-Pow to Powerjams.
Let's Start a Conversation About Health - Video
Watch this brief video
showing why health is about much more than just access to medical care.
Get encouraged to think about actions you can take to work towards
better health for all.
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Halton Region is composed of
the City of Burlington,
the Town of Halton Hills,
the Town of Milton,
and the Town of Oakville .