Healthy living

Find information about the risks of problematic substance use, smoking and vaping. Learn about healthy pregnancy and environmental factors that can affect your health.

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Blood, organ and tissue donation

Get information on blood donation and how to become an organ and tissue donor. Also discover how the Government of Canada supports donation efforts.

Substance use

Learn about substances that have the potential to cause harm, including illegal and prescription drugs and alcohol. Includes information on how to address issues related to problematic substance use.


Learn about preconception health and helpful information for a safe and healthy pregnancy.

Smoking, vaping and tobacco

Learn about vaping, tobacco products, effects of smoking, second-hand smoke, prevention and quitting.

Health and the environment

Learn about environmental factors affecting your health such as sun exposure, air quality, pests and pesticides, as well as safety tips for home and garden.

Childhood obesity

Find information about childhood obesity. Also learn how to encourage children to have healthy eating habits and an active lifestyle.

Boating and water safety

Find safety information on boating and horsepower restrictions, proof of competency, recreational water activities, life jackets and personal flotation devices.

Infant care

Find safety information on baby slings, strollers, bottles and pacifiers. Also learn about infant nutrition.

Being active

Learn how to encourage children to be active and make active transportation a part of your lifestyle.

Safe sleep

Find information on bunk beds, cribs, cradles and bassinets. Also find safe sleep tips and guidelines on children's sleepwear.

Sexual health

Find information on preventing, managing and treating sexually transmitted infections like genital herpes, chlamydia, human papillomavirus and gonorrhea.

Injury prevention

Find safety information to prevent injuries at home and outdoors.

Mental health and wellness

Mental health, mental illness, suicide prevention, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), Cannabis and mental health.

Aging and seniors

Elder abuse, age-friendly communities, falls, mental health and support.

Travel health and safety

Includes essential information on understanding travel health and safety risks and preventive measures to take before and during your trip.

Oral health

Maintaining good oral hygiene, preventing oral diseases and understanding fluoride.

Youth health

Youth health topics, including quitting smoking, problematic substance use, cybersafety, sexual health and more.

Hand hygiene

Learn when to wash your hands and how to wash them properly.

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