HealthLinkBC Files

HealthLinkBC Files are easy-to-understand fact sheets on a range of public health and safety topics. Most files have been translated into Chinese, Farsi, French, Korean, Punjabi, Spanish, and Vietnamese.

HealthLinkBC Files provide information on key health topics such as childhood and adult disease prevention, infant vision and dental care, immunizations, and environmental health hazards. They also give advice to travellers on vaccinations plus precautions to take while abroad, food safety and how to avoid food poisoning.

Search or browse for HealthLinkBC Files below, or visit the HealthLinkBC Files List to view a list which can be sorted by File Number, File Name, or Date of Last Update.





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