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Alberta Health Services (AHS) is Canada’s first and largest province wide, fully-integrated health system, responsible for delivering health services to the over four million people living in Alberta.

Window and Balcony Safety

With the return of warmer weather, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) would like to remind parents and caregivers of an often-overlooked hazard in the...

Mental Health Awareness

Does what you say and do each day affect your mental wellness in a positive or negative way?People feel a wide range of...

Bicycle Helmet Safety

Head injuries are the leading cause of serious injury and death to kids on wheels*. Most injuries occur when a cyclist suffers a...

Spring Clean Your Wellness

by Alberta Health ServicesWe often tie the idea of “wellness” into how our body is feeling. However, wellness and health include many things...

South Health Campus Wellness Centre April Update

South Health Campus Wellness Centre offers free, quality health and wellness virtual programs. Visit our 2022 Spring Online Program Guide for program descriptions...

Burns and Scalds

Each year Emergency Medical Services respond to emergencies involving young children who have sustained severe burns or scalds. These incidents often occur inside...

Words Matter!

The key to connecting is communication. Words give voice to our thoughts, feelings, and opinions. The words we choose are powerful. We need...

Love Yourself!

Self-care, or taking care of your whole self, mentally, emotionally, physically, and spiritually, is important. Self-care helps your body and brain be in...

February Is Heart Month

Do you know the signs and symptoms of a heart attack and what to do if someone experiences these? Knowing may make the...

Gentle Intentions

This year, be kind to yourself and consider setting some “gentle intentions”. Instead of focusing on big, overwhelming changes, gentle intentions reflect on...

Toboggan Safety

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) would like to remind parents and children about a few toboggan/sledding safety tips as the winter season continues. Injuries...

Stay Mindful, Stay Connected!

Connection is important! Connectedness is feeling cared for, supported, and like you belong at school or work, with friends and family, and in...