Blue Green Algae Awareness

Susan Healey, Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit Potentially harmful algal blooms including blue-green algae are a natural seasonal phenomenon that may appear in our...

Local Health Unit wants to hear from you for Phase II of Substance...

The Leeds Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit is pleased to announce that Phase 2 of the three-year Health Canada Substance Use and Addictions...

Staying Well During Cold and Flu Season – The Immune System and Supplements

by Danielle Labonte, Registered Dietitian and Public Health Nutritionist, Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit Cold and flu season is here, which often brings...

Heart Month – Salt and heart health

by Danielle Labonté, MAN, RD, Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit When we eat more sodium, or salt, than our bodies need, the amount...

Local Vaccine Status in Leeds, Grenville and Lanark

The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark Health Unit’s COVID-19 Distribution and Administration Roll Out Plan helps facilitate the efficient and effective delivery of the COVID-19...

Health Unit reports upswing of Fentanyl-related overdoses in Leeds, Grenville and Lanark

The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit (LGLDHU) is warning of a rise in Fentanyl-related overdoses in the region. Although they don't have specific...

Health Unit starting to reduce pandemic specific services

Susan Healey, Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit We are currently transitioning away from our pandemic response and beginning to resume our non-COVID work....

Health Unit concerned by recent local area drug poisonings (overdoses)

The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit is reporting multiple drug poisonings (overdoses) over the last 4 days, across Leeds, Grenville and Lanark. ...

Updating COVID-19 Case Reporting Process

Starting Friday, January 14, 2022, the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit has been posting an updated COVID-19 Dashboard, in response to recent...

Can athletes escape Covid virus?

Professional sporting events have never been entirely about the game. Team owners, player sponsorships, media contracts, ticket sales, and merchandising licenses are the playgrounds...

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