Media Releases

Elgin St. Thomas and Oxford County health units announce intent to merge

November 10, 2017

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Elgin St. Thomas Public Health Issues a Media Release re: Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

October 27, 2017

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Elgin St. Thomas Public Health Issues Notice about Local Influenza (Flu) Activity

October 20, 2017

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ESTPH calls for Smoke-Free Policies in Multi-Unit Housing Enviroments for Fire Prevention Week.

October 10, 2017

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New Trails and Sidewalks Make St. Thomas a Walkable Community

October 4, 2017

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Extended Heat Warning 

September 25, 2017

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Heat Warning 

September 23, 2017

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Public Warning for Viewing Solar Eclipse on August 21, 2017

August 18, 2017

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Port Stanley Main Beach Showing Higher Levels of Bacteria

August 11, 2017

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Port Stanley Main Beach Showing Higher Levels of Bacteria

August 4, 2017

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First Heat Warning of 2017 

June 9, 2017

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Quit Stories

May 1, 2017

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Age Friendly Community Plan

April 21, 2017 

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National Immunization Awareness Week 2017

April 19, 2017

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The “Great Big Gulp” makes its debut in Elgin elementary schools to celebrate making tap water the go-to drink for good health.

March 20, 2017

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Elgin St. Thomas Public Health launches “wouldurather…” to support young adults to become smoke free

January 18, 2017

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Local Resident Tests Positive for Lyme Disease -

August 22, 2016

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Rabies Positive Bat in St. Thomas - St. Thomas, Ontario 

July 22, 2016

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