Mumps Notice and Info

Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health has confirmed 3 recent cases of mumps in the Guelph area.  Mumps cases have been on the rise in Ontario in the last few months.  

How is Mumps spread?

Mumps is spread through direct contact with droplets from an infected person (kissing, sharing drinks) as well as indirectly from contaminated surfaces.  Many cases are in the 18-35 year age groups. 

Closed Tuesday, Feb. 21 After 12pm

Health Services will be closed after 12pm on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017. We apologize for any inconvience, but we will resume regular operating hours the following day (Wednesday, February 22nd).

Closed for Staff Development Meeting

We will be closed from 8:15am - 9:30am on October 25, 2016 for a Staff Development Meeting for staff and practioners working in the J.T. Powell building. Please note that Health Services will be closed during this period and no appointments will be scheduled for this time.

New Evening Hours

We are now open later to help better accomodate you! Walk-in services are now available from 5pm-7pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays all semester long!

Please note that this is only for Physician Walk-in Services. The Dispensary and Nursing Services will be unavailable during these special evening hours.

Closed for Staff Training

We are closed on Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 for staff training and information sessions.

U.S. Nutrition Labels Get an Update

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced in a press release on May 20, 2016 that nutrition labels on packaged foods in the U.S. will finally be revised. This will be the first revision in over 20 years, and aims to provide consumers with more information so they can make better-educated food choices.

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