HealthFiles

The Yukon HealthFiles are easy-to-understand fact sheets on health and safety topics such as: common illnesses, environmental health concerns, problems with pests, and health and safety tips. They are regularly updated with the latest health advice.

Campylobacter
Chickenpox
Chlamydia
Emergency Contraception Pills (ECPs)
Genital Herpes
Giardia/Beaver Fever
Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Infection
Gonorrhea
Hamburger Disease
Hantavirus
Head Lice
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis C
  HIV
Immunizations for Health Care Providers
Influenza
Mammography at WGH
Petting Zoo and Open Farm Visits
Pneumococcal Infection
Rabies
Salmonella
Travel Information
Traveller's Diarrhea
Vaccinations
Whooping Cough (Pertussis)

If a Yukon HealthFile is not available or you would like further information, please visit the HealthLink BC files, which provide BC-specific information on over 200 public and environmental health and safety topics. Most HealthLink BC files are available in Chinese, French, Punjabi, Spanish, and Vietnamese.

If you have any questions about using the information available on the HealthLink BC website in the Yukon, check with your community nurse or other local health professional.

Clicking on the health tools link will open another website window; if you would like to come back to the Yukon HealthGuide website just close the HealthLinkBC window.

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