Healthy living

Mental health, being active, risks of substance abuse, smoking and tobacco, pregnancy, health and the environment, dental and oral health, sexual health, injury prevention, blood, organ and tissue donation.

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Mental health and wellness

Mental health services, mental illness, stressful life events, suicide prevention, cannabis and mental health.

Being active

Benefits, promoting physical activity, playing safe, active transportation.

Substance use

Controlled and illegal drugs, cannabis, opioids, alcohol, getting help, stigma, supervised consumption sites.

Smoking, vaping and tobacco

Vaping, tobacco product regulations, effects of smoking, second-hand smoke, prevention, quitting, surveys, statistics and research.

Health and the environment

Air quality, climate change, sun safety, water quality, pests and pesticides, chemicals, home and garden safety, insect bites, noise.


Healthy eating, reproductive and preconception health, supports and programs, newborn registration, food safety, folic acid and neural tube defects, oral health.

Postpartum, child and infant health

Infant care, safe sleep, breastfeeding, product and toy safety, childhood obesity, oral health, National Child Day, information for health care providers.

Youth health

Mental health, sexual health, substance use, healthy eating, bullying, cybersafety, cannabis, violence and abuse, quitting smoking.

Aging and seniors

Mental health and support, physical activity, fall risks, age-friendly communities, injury prevention, elder abuse.

Sexual health

Sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections, condoms, getting tested, preventing, managing and treating, guidance for health professionals.

Injury prevention

Safety at home and outdoors, household chemical safety, sports, holiday, blinds, magnets, swim, injury tracking.

Blood, organ and tissue donation

Register as a donor, plasma and platelet donation, how donations help.

Hand hygiene

Washing your hands properly, hand sanitizer, boil water advisories, COVID-19.

Dental and oral health

Canada Dental Benefit, oral hygiene, benefits for pensioners, armed forces members, First Nations and Inuit, safety and industry guidance.

Travel health and safety

Travel insurance, health notices, diseases, advice before you go, while you're away, your safety and security outside Canada.

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