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2014 Reproductive Health Report

This report summarizes some key indicators for reproductive health in Hastings and Prince Edward counties in 2014. Surveillance data is used to monitor trends over time, identify emerging trends and improve programs and services.

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Hastings Prince Edward Public Health relocated to a new main office building at 179 North Park Street in Belleville, Ontario effective March 25, 2015. This virtual tour provides an inside look at the new facility and its features.
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From The Medical Officer of Health Blog

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Quitting smoking is the best thing you can do to improve your health

May 31st is World No Tobacco Day. What better time to quit smoking?

People choose to smoke for many reasons, but there are better reasons to quit.

The health benefits of quitting smoking are significant:

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Giving your baby a healthy start in life begins before you become pregnant

Ideally, the time to prepare for your baby's health is before becoming pregnant. There are things that both men and women can do to improve the health of their future children.

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