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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.

Fascia – The Missing Body Maintenance Link

by Sheena Taggart, RMTDid you know that scientists are considering fascia to be the largest system in our body instead of skin? What...

Starting Fall SMART

Fall is a great time to set goals! Goals help us make positive changes in our day-to-day lives that move us towards our...

Back To School Safety

Alberta Health Services (EMS) would like to remind parents and students of some basic safety tips as the school year begins again this...

Accidental Poisoning

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) would like to remind parents and caregivers of precautions to prevent accidental childhood poisonings around the home. Ingesting prescription...

Celebrating our Youth!

Youth are full of energy, new ideas, and offer hope for the future. In 1965, the United Nations General Assembly talked about the...

Growth Through Grief

Every person and community has experienced some type of loss since the pandemic began. It is important to acknowledge the impact it has,...

Heat Related Illness

EMS would like to remind everyone to stay safe in the heat and sun this season. While children and the elderly may be...

Vaping and Tobacco

The number of youth who are vaping has gone up dramatically over the past few years. Latest survey results show that vaping doubled...

Community Connection

Main points:What is a community? What is community connection? How do you do it?The word “community” can mean many different things. Community...

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...

Take Care of Your Kidneys

Kidneys perform several vital functions for our bodies:Remove waste products from blood through production of urine Produce hormones to regulate blood pressure ...