Tagged: prevention

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Heatstroke in Cars

Stories of children suffering from heatstroke in cars seem to be heard on a daily basis during the hot summer months. Just one of these stories happened on June 18th, as a young boy...

Wildfires can strike quickly, and spread over vast areas. Here are some tips to help you stay safe! 0

Wildfire Awareness Week

Wildfire Awareness Week is upon us! Each year, wildfires burn across the globe, including our own backyards here in British Columbia. In 2012, wildfires burned over 9.3 million acres in the United States alone....

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International Dance Day

Today is International Dance Day! This hip-hoppin’, jiving day was introduced in 1982, and is celebrated on April 29th every year. Why this day in particular? April 29th commemorates the birthday of Jean-Georges Noverre, the creator...

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World Health Day

Today, April 7th is World Health Day! World Health Day (WHD) was founded by the UN, and was first celebrated in 1950. It is recognized as a day to draw attention to global health, and...

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Burn Awareness Week

Burn Awareness Week is here! Always held on the first full week of February, this event provides a chance for communities to educate themselves on burns and learn about prevention! The topic for this...