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Estimated 10 per cent of Cobourg residents are diabetic, says official

July 22, 2009

First published: April 12, 2005 About one in 10 people in Cobourg have diabetes and a majority of those people could have prevented it easily, says a Canadian Diabetes Association spokesperson Tuesday night. Between six per cent and 10 per cent of the population in any given area are diabetic, adding that would mean about […]

Quality health care report lauds Northumberland

June 30, 2009

First published: Jan 15, 2003 While officials for the Northumberland Health Care Centre were proudly saying it is holding its own, residents in West Northumberland should take a careful look at the new Hospital Report 2002:Accute Care released last Thursday. It is particularly poignant in light of a visit by Maude Barlow, executive director of […]