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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Lots Of Room For Improvement In Health Of NBers

High blood pressure, obesity, mental health, and preventing injuries: those are the big areas in which New Brunswick needs to improve according to the Health Snapshot released by the New Brunswick Health Council.

CEO Stephane Robichaud tells CHSJ News identifying the problem is half the battle--and then we need to look at some strategies to fight the alarming trends.

Robichaud says another area we need to work is is making sure that young people facing mental health crises get seen by a professional in a timely way. 

For a link to the full Population Health Snapshot, click here