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Mumps in Toronto

Mumps is circulating in young adults in Toronto. Check your vaccinations and make sure you have had two doses of mumps vaccine (MMR or MMRV). 

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May 3 is World Maternal Mental Health Day

Postpartum depression is a serious health concern that affects one in five new mothers. Learn ways to provide support and reduce the stigma around maternal mental health illness.

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Stop Marketing to Kids

Toronto Public Health is advocating for restrictions on food and beverage marketing to children. Listen to this podcast to learn more about the food industry's marketing power and the impact it has on children's health.

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Public Health Champion Awards

The nomination period for the 2017 Public Health Champion Awards is open until April 30. Nominate health leaders in your community. Find out more about the award, who is eligible and how to nominate.

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Zika virus

The Public Health Agency of Canada has issued a travel health notice for Canadians traveling to areas where Zika virus is circulating. Learn more about who is at risk and the recommended precautions, including those for pregnant women.

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