Edmonton Area Ostomy News

September 2023

Welcome to this News Bulletin  for Edmonton area ostomy news!

Information featured here will be of interest to ostomates, their families and care-givers. As well, current health issues of concern to everyone will be mentioned.

Alberta has transitioned to an endemic approach to COVID.  Masks are no longer mandatory in AHS hospitals. Some other facilities might have special guide-lines about masks for staff, residents, visitors or volunteers.

Extra booster shots will likely be available this fall. Contact your pharmacy of phone Health-Link at 811 for updates on this or any other health inquires.

 Masks can be worn by anyone, anywhere, anytime, as a personal choice. People with respiratory virus symptoms are advised to stay home till symptoms improve.  Contact your family doctor if necessary. 

Please check all our sidebars here for updated information currently available about ostomy and health issues of interest. 



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