April 1, 2020 – Slowing Community Spread

Today has been a tough day. As of the writing of this blog post, Manitoba has 127 confirmed or suspected cases of COVID-19.  There has been one death.  There are four people in hospital and three of them are requiring intensive care. Shared Health has just implemented...

March 26, 2019 – Thank-you for taking this seriously

As of the writing of this blog post, Manitoba had run over 5600 tests for COVID-19 and Dr. Roussin, the provincial Chief Medical Officer, had just announced the 37th confirmed case of COVID-19 in the province. With the relatively low number of positive cases in...

March 16, 2020 – Testing and general information

Recently, there has been a lot of discussion in the media about COVID-19 (aka Corona virus) and people are wondering about testing at The Minor Illness & Injury Clinic.  Unfortunately, WE ARE UNABLE TO OFFER TESTING FOR COVID-19. If you are worried that you or a...

March 19, 2020 – Flattening the curve

As most of you are aware, the Pandemic-causing virus COVID-19 has reached Manitoba. You may also be aware that this virus has the potential to cause serious illness in many, many people in a very short period of time.  If this happens, we might not have enough...