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Flu on the Rise (Part 1): Vaccination Recommendations (PDF) New
December 18, 2014

Flu on the Rise (Part 2): Antiviral Recommendations (PDF) New
December 18, 2014

Flu on the Rise (Part 3): Prepare and Educate (PDF) New
December 18, 2014

Heading into the New Year, Immunization Notices are Near! (PDF) New
December 17, 2014

Directive #3: Primary Care Providers and Ebola (PDF) New
December 12, 2014

Healthy family routines for healthier weights (PDF) New
December 8, 2014

Lyme Disease Surveillance and Testing (PDF) New
November 26, 2014

What’s Up Doc? Series Volume7, Number 3, October 2014 (PDF)
November 17, 2014

Help your adult clients achieve a healthier weight! (PDF)
November 13, 2014

Alcohol Screening, Brief Intervention (SBIR) & Referral Video Now on DurhamMD! (PDF)
November 12, 2014

What’s new for Primary Health Care Providers? (PDF)
October 28, 2014

Fall Is Back… Change your thermometer batteries! (PDF)
October 28, 2014

Fentanyl “Patch for Patch” Program Forum (PDF)
October 23, 2014

Influenza is here in Durham Region! (PDF)
October 22, 2014

Let’s All Fight the Flu! (PDF)
October 17, 2014

Do You Want to Quit Smoking Cigarettes? (PDF)
October 16, 2014

Laboratory Testing and Surveillance on Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) and Acute Flaccid Paralysis (AFP) (PDF)
October 16, 2014

Possible Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens (PDF)
October 15, 2014

MERS-CoV Guidance Update (PDF)
October 7, 2014

Enterovirus D68 and Acute Flaccid Paralysis (AFP) (PDF)
October 7, 2014

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DurhamMD.ca connects Durham Region physicians to free online information and resources to assist physicians in their daily practice.  The site includes Durham Region Health Department resources for patients and physicians, forms, and epidemiological reports.

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         Dr. Robert Kyle
         Commissioner & Medical Officer of Health

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