Healthy Living

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The Hesquiaht Storm is once again expected to challenge for a prestigious basketball championship.

The girls’ under-17 squad will be competing at this year’s Junior All Native Tournament, which begins Monday and continues until March 24 in Kelowna.

The Storm had placed second at...

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Wednesday, August 20, 2014


Mobile Life Screening  Company – Ultrasound Screening

This Company is a “Privately Operated” USA Owned Company from FARGO, North Dakota – it was created as a health option for clients who may feel they want to ensure they do not have a...

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

National Immunization Awareness Week (NIAW) is held annually in late April. It’s an opportunity to focus the attention of Canadians on the importance of vaccinations for all ages. In Canada, immunizations have saved more lives than any other health intervention at this time. The...

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Emergency Preparedness (EP) Week is an annual event that takes place during the first full week of May. This national event is coordinated by Public Safety Canada, in close collaboration with the provinces, territories and partners. The emergency preparedness initiative is to prepare families to...

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Men ages 14 and up are invited to attend a fun and interactive workshop that promises to explore healthy masculinity and anti-violence leadership.

The In Safe hands (ISH) project will be facilitated by Dallas Hodge, a martial arts instructor and single father raising his daughter and son...

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Source:  Canadian Dental Association

Once your child has teeth, he is susceptible to tooth decay. Mother's milk, formula, cow's milk and fruit juice all contain sugars.

Babies may get early childhood tooth decay from going to bed with a bottle of milk, formula or juice....

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Well, with Valentine’s Day on the way, and February Heart Month, it is a great time to consider your vascular health.

I know, you’ve heard it before; heart health is important, yada, yada. However, have you thought about other benefits to a heart healthy lifestyle? Think about it.


Thursday, December 20, 2012

Prior to contact between Canada’s Aboriginal peoples and Europeans, there was no Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD).  First Nations people did not make alcohol.

The effects of alcohol exposed infants are an intergenerational wellness issue which involves more than preventing pregnant...

Thursday, December 20, 2012

DENIAL - Prescription Drugs Client “Benefit Exception Process”

Prescription Drugs NOT normally approved can follow the {Exception Process} outlined below:

Step One……….Client gets prescription from doctor/specialist