Health Topics A-Z

Staying informed about your illness or condition and knowing what healthy lifestyle choices you can make is an important way to take charge of your health. Fraser Health encourages residents of the communities we serve to take an active role in their own health and well-being.

In this section your will find information on diseases and conditions, tips on making informed choices about your health and information for specific population groups including women, children, aboriginal people and seniors.

Aboriginal HealthAboriginal Mental Health and Substance UseAbortionAcquired Brain InjuryAddictionsAdolescenceAdult Abuse and NeglectAdvance Care PlanningAIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome)Air QualityAlcohol and DrugsAllergies at SchoolAnaphylaxisAneurysmAntidepressantsAntipsychoticsAnxiety DisordersAssisted LivingAsthmaBaby (0-6 months)Bacterial Vaginosis (BV)Beach ConditionsBedbugsBee StingBipolar DisorderBirth ControlBlood Glucose TestingBrain InjuryBrain TumorBreakfastBreastfeedingBreatheWELL/COPD ServicesCaregiver SupportCataract Surgery and Lens ReplacementChickenpox (Varicella)Child Abuse and NeglectChild care (licensed)Child, Family and Community Service ActChlamydiaChoice in Supports for Independent Living (CSIL)Choosing a SurgeonChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)Chronic PainClassroom CleanlinessClubhouse ProgramsColon Cancer ScreeningComfort CareCommunicable Disease ControlCommunity Care Facilities LicensingCommunity Nutrition ServicesConcurrent (Dual Mental Health and Substance Use) DisordersConcussionCondomsConfidentiality (Mental Health)Contagious IllnessContraceptivesConvalescent CareCrabsCrisis LinesCross-Cultural Mental Health and Substance UseDads (New)DaycareDeciding on SurgeryDeliriumDementia JourneyDental (Child)Dental DamsDepressionDetoxDevelopmental Disabilities Mental HealthDiabetes (Adult)Diabetes (Children and Youth)DietingDigital Tools and AppsDiphtheriaDomestic ViolenceDrinking WaterEar and Body PiercingEarly Psychosis Intervention (EPI)Earthquake PreparationEating DisordersEbolaEmbrace ClinicEmergency KitEmergency PreparednessEnd-of-Life CareEpilepsy (Child)EpipenExerciseEyesight (Child)Falls PreventionFamily and Peer SupportFamily DoctorsFatigueFentanylFever (Child)First Aid KitFlood PlanningFluFlu ShotsFood AllergiesFood SafetyFood SecurityForensic Nursing ServiceGallstonesGenital WartsGestational DiabetesGonorrheaGriefHaemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)Hand WashingHarm ReductionHead InjuryHead LiceHead TraumaHeadachesHealth Initiative for Men (HIM)Health Services for Community LivingHealthier CommunitiesHealthy EatingHearing (Child and Youth)Hearing Aids (Child and Youth)Heart HealthHepatitis AHepatitis AHepatitis BHepatitis BHepatitis CHerpes Simplex VirusHigh Blood GlucoseHigher Care (Tertiary) ServicesHip ProtectorsHIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)HoardingHome and Community CareHome Care NursingHome Health Case ManagementHome Health ClinicsHome Oxygen ProgramHome Support ServicesHospice CareHuman Papillomavirus (HPV) (Immunization)Human papillomavirus (HPV) (Sexual Health)Human TraffickingHypoglycemiaImmunization RecordsImmunizations (Children and Youth)Immunizations (General)Immunizations (Infants and Toddlers)Indoor Air QualityInfluenzaInsomnia Insulin InjectionIntensive Care Unit (ICU)Intrauterine Devices (IUDs)Intravenous TherapyKidney StonesLabour and BirthLaser Hair RemovalLGB2TQQ+LiceLifelineLow Blood GlucoseLymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV)Maternity HospitalsMeaslesMedical Assistance in DyingMedical Equipment and SuppliesMeningococcalMental Health ActMental Health and Substance Use (Child and Youth)Mental Health and Substance Use (General)Mental WellnessMental Wellness (Child)MiscarriageMolluscum ContagiosumMood StabilizersMorning SicknessMosquitoesMumpsNaloxoneNeedle DisposalNeonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)NosebleedsNurse PractitionersNursing Support Services for ChildrenNut AllergiesNutrition (Child and Youth)Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)Occupational and Physical TherapyOlder Adult Substance UseOpioid Agonist TreatmentOral Health (Child)Outdoor Air QualityOverdosePalliative CarePelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)Personal Service EstablishmentsPersonality DisordersPertussisPest ManagementPetting ZoosPhysical ActivityPneumococcalPolioPools and Hot TubsPositive Health ServicesPostpartum DepressionPregnancy and BabyPreparing for SurgeryPrimary CarePsychosisPubertyPubic LiceRabiesRapeRecreational WaterRefugees and New ImmigrantsRehabilitation and Recovery Residential Care LicensingResidential Care ServicesRespiratory ServicesRestaurant SafetyRodents (rats and mice)RotavirusRubellaSanitationSchizophreniaSchool HealthSchool Illness OutbreaksSchool LunchesScreening Self-Tests (Mental Health and Substance Use)SeizuresSeniors Day ProgramsSeniors HealthSewage Disposal SystemsSex EducationSexual Assault and ViolenceSexual HealthSexual Health ServicesSexual OrientationSexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)ShinglesSleeping ProblemsSlippingSmokingSoonest Surgery ToolSouth Asian HealthSpeech and Language Pathology (Age 0-5)Speech and Language Pathology (Age 5+)STI / STD TestingSTOP Team (Seek and Treat for Optimal Prevention team)StressSubstance UseSuicide PreventionSuicide/Suicidal ThoughtsSummer HealthSupervised Consumption ServicesSupported Housing ServicesSurgeonsSurgerySyphilisTanning SalonsTattooingTeachersTertiary ServicesTetanusThe PillThinking ProblemsTobaccoTobacco and Vapour Products ControlToddler (6-24 months)Together in Movement and Exercise Classes (TIME)TraumaTravel ImmunizationsTrichomoniasisTurbidityVaccination RecordsVaccinations (Children and Youth)Vaccinations (General)Vaccinations (Infants and Toddlers)Vision (Child)Water System OperatorsWell WaterWest Nile VirusWhooping CoughWinter HealthWithdrawal ManagementYeast InfectionsYouth ClinicsYouth Sexual HealthZika Virus

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