Monthly Archives: August 2014

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Naturopath and medicine woman Dr. Jeannie Paul seeing clients at Seabird

Dr. Jeannie Paul joins the Seabird Island Medical Center the first and second Tuesday of each month to offer natural, homeopathic treatments for acute and chronic pain. Dr. Jeannie Paul, a fully accredited Doctor of Naturopathy, trained at the National College of Naturopathic Medicine in Portland Oregon. If you suffer from acute or chronic pain including: back pain, muscle problems, [...]

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BC Cancer Society’s Mammogram screening clinic returns

Seabird Island once again welcomes the BC Cancer Society’s Mammogram screening clinic on September 3rd. Medical experts recommend that women aged 40 to 79 with no signs of a breast problem (such as lumps, nipple discharge, etc.) have a screening mammogram at least every two years - because "once is not enough". We need to [...]

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kartSTART gives youth a unique driving education experience

Twenty-three youth aged 10 to 20 attended Toyota’s kartStART program at Greg Moore Raceway in Chilliwack BC July 8th - 10th. KartSTART is a unique family driving education program that is designed to give youth, teenagers, and their families a true – real-world – understanding of the physics behind driving a motorized vehicle. During this [...]

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Better at home keeps elders independent

Seabird Island received funding to help Elders with simple day-to-day tasks to help our Elders continue to live independently in their own homes and remain connected to their communities. If you are or know an Elder living within the Sto:lo Territory (Hope to Fort Langley) who need help with yard work, housekeeping or maybe just [...]

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Exemplary Accreditation Status

Accreditation Canada announced this month that it has granted “Accreditation with Exemplary Status" to our Health Department. Accreditation Canada is an independent, not-for-profit organization that sets standards for quality and safety in health care and accredits health organizations in Canada and around the world. Accreditation is an approach used by many health care and social [...]

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