Jump to Content
Hamilton Health Sciences Home
Submit Your Story
Category: Health Tips
November 2, 2023
Flu and COVID vaccine FAQ
We are anticipating a challenging viral season with not only the flu, but COVID as well. This will add further...
October 27, 2023
Lower your blood pressure to avoid risk of stroke
June is stroke awareness month and October 29 is World Stroke Day. A stroke is when blood stops reaching any...
September 26, 2023
Creating positive sleep habits for your child
Achieving consistent sleep is vitally important to a child’s overall health. It has a direct impact on their physical and...
July 1, 2023
How to beat the heat
When the temperature rises, so do the risks for heat-related illnesses. It’s important during hot weather to take the appropriate...
June 21, 2023
When should you be concerned about group A strep?
Dr. Jeff Pernica, pediatrician and infectious disease specialist, shares information for parents in this health tip. What’s the difference between...
June 8, 2023
Wildfire smoke is a health risk for everyone
Along with much of Ontario, Hamilton is currently experiencing heavy smoke in the air, blown to the city from wildfires...