Health Bulletins

Every week, the CSSS-IUGS publishes a new health bulletin which provides information and advice to our cyber-readers about health-related topics which may be either of a physical or psychological nature.

These health bulletins contain practical information on a wide variety of subjects such as nutrition, fitness, aging, infections (i.e. gastroenteritis), fever, difficult life experiences, and much more.

Consult our weekly health bulletin.

Are You Familiar with Legionellosis?

September 2nd, 2015

Legionellosis, also known as Legionnaiares' disease and Legion fever, is a respiratory infection most often caused by the Legionella pneumophila...

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Lyme Disease

July 17th, 2015

Lyme disease is caused by bacteria transmitted through the bite of an infected tick. Ticks are particularly present in forests, woodlands and tall...

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Choose Health! Adopt a Healthy Lifestyle Today!

April 22nd, 2013

Do you need a helping hand to improve your lifestyle? Benefit from the advice and expertise of our professionals here at the CSSS-IUGS! Take control o

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Are You Familiar with Water Births?

April 22nd, 2013

Midwives at the CSSS-IUGS Maison de naissance de l'Estrie help expectant mothers give birth naturally at home, at the hospital, and at the Maison de...

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Malaria: Beware of Mosquitoes!

September 6th, 2011

Were you aware that malaria is the deadliest infectious disease among travellers? Every year, 500 million people are infected with malaria. One to...

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