Students from Princess Margaret Secondary, Burnsview, Riverside, Pinetree, North Delta, Queen Elizabeth, and a handful of other high schools from across the Lower Mainland have recruited more than 125 volunteers to run a massive stem cell and blood donor drive at the Vasaikhi Parade that typically attracts hundreds of thousands of spectators.
Further to Health Canada’s advisory on January 28, 2019, warning Canadians that all products sold by A1 Herbal Ayurvedic Clinic were unauthorized and should not be used, Health Canada is updating Canadians that it has identified additional health risks in products manufactured and sold by A1 Herbal.
A new case of measles infection has been identified in the Lower Mainland. Fraser Health and Vancouver Coastal Health have determined that the infection was acquired abroad. Public Health officials from both health authorities are following up directly with those who are known to have been exposed to the virus.