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Fort Macleod groups host fentanyl information session Wednesday

Posted on 31 January 2018 by staff | Comments Off on Fort Macleod groups host fentanyl information session Wednesday

MICHAEL MCTIGHE, MACLEOD GAZETTE STAFF Fort Macleod residents are invited to learn more this week about the opioid epidemic. The…Continue Reading

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Influenza immunization clinic in Fort Macleod on Oct. 30

Posted on 25 October 2017 by staff | Comments Off on Influenza immunization clinic in Fort Macleod on Oct. 30

Alberta’s annual influenza immunization program got under way on Monday. The first free clinic in Fort Macleod is Monday, Oct.…Continue Reading

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The Man Van is rolling into Fort Macleod

Posted on 30 August 2017 by staff | Comments Off on The Man Van is rolling into Fort Macleod

Don’t worry men, it’s a blood test, not a glove test. The Man Van will be at Fort Macleod’s Main Street Market on Thursday, Aug. 31 between 5-8 p.m., offering free baseline PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen) blood tests to men over the age of 40. The PSA test is a simple blood test that helps…Continue Reading

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Pertussis immunization booster dose clinics in south zone

Posted on 16 August 2017 by staff | Comments Off on Pertussis immunization booster dose clinics in south zone

Starting Monday, Aug. 21, Alberta Health Services will offer a booster dose of immunization that protects against pertussis, or whooping…Continue Reading

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Pertussis outbreak declared in south zone

Posted on 14 June 2017 by staff | Comments Off on Pertussis outbreak declared in south zone

Alberta Health Services has declared an outbreak of whooping cough, or pertussis, in the west part of the south zone.…Continue Reading

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Mobile mammography service to visit Brocket

Posted on 14 March 2017 by staff | Comments Off on Mobile mammography service to visit Brocket

Women aged 50 to 74 years — the group most at risk of developing breast cancer — will have access…Continue Reading

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Program helps residents live well with chronic disease

Posted on 05 January 2017 by staff | Comments Off on Program helps residents live well with chronic disease

Local residents living with chronic disease are invited to join a free program in January designed to help them take…Continue Reading

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Program helps residents live well with chronic disease

Posted on 12 October 2016 by staff | Comments Off on Program helps residents live well with chronic disease

Local residents living with chronic disease are invited to join a free program designed to help them take control of…Continue Reading

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Prostate cancer survivor volunteers with Man Van

Posted on 31 August 2016 by Editor | Comments Off on Prostate cancer survivor volunteers with Man Van

Martin Nowakowski knows that a simple blood test helped save his life. Now the Calgary resident volunteers with the Man…Continue Reading

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Macleod Gazette editor Frank McTighe captured some of the action from the playoff between the fourth-place teams in the Hockey Through the Ages tournament.

Macleod Gazette editor Frank McTighe captured some of the action from the championship game of the Hockey Through the Ages tournament.

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