The Emergency Department at the Glace Bay Hospital will be closed Friday, Feb. 16 at 3 p.m. It reopens on Sunday, Feb. 18 at 7 a.m. The department will also be closed on Monday, Feb. 19 at 3 p.m. and will reopen on Tuesday, Feb. 20 at 7 a.m.
Visitor restrictions are lifted on the Rehabilitation Unit at Harbourview Hospital in Sydney Mines. The restrictions were put in place last week to help limit the spread of flu-like illness among patients on the 21-bed unit.
Today, the Aberdeen Health Foundation manages an endowment in excess of $40 million. With careful stewardship, the endowment provides $1to $1.5 million annually for enhancements to health care in Pictou County.
Lily feels alone. Raising a young grandchild in rural Nova Scotia, she doesn’t feel she belongs among young parents, nor among her peers, who have shifted their focus to leisure and travel in their retirement. Lily also lives with post-traumatic stress disorder, which is challenging and isolating both in its symptoms and its stigma.