Fort St. John has majority of H1N1 cases in Northern Health

first_imgThe Northern Health Authority says there have been 62 confirmed H1N1 cases in the North since April. Fort St. John has the highest number of cases in the jurisdiction. Burns Lake follows closely in second. But, Ldnews.net reports that the confirmed cases are mild, with only five people being hospitalized. – Advertisement -Northern H1N1 patients range from 1-65 years old, and are equally split between genders. Ldnews.net reports that Northern Health Chief Medical Health Officer Dr. David Bowering says many people contracting the virus haven’t been sick enough to stay home. While there have been no H1N1-related deaths in the Northern Health region, there have been seven deaths associated with the illness in B.C.Advertisement The most recent was an otherwise healthy mother in the lower mainland who died last week.last_img read more

WOW! NORTHERN LIGHTS MAKE STUNNING RETURN TO DONEGAL

first_imgGeraldine Diver captured this image this evening in ChurchillTHEY’RE BACK – and leaving a stunning trail of greens, oranges and reds across the Donegal skies tonight.The Northern Lights are dancing among the stars to create a wonderful vista.And the display is so good, there’s no need to head to the coast or to the north of the county. Experts say the phenomenon is particularly dazzling tonight.There are reports of the lights being seen right along the west coast of Ireland, along the north coast and in Scotland.The Aurora Borealis is particularly powerful in March and September.Gerard O’Kane’s stunning image this eveningThis image shows the huge swathe across the Northern HemisphereWOW! NORTHERN LIGHTS MAKE STUNNING RETURN TO DONEGAL was last modified: March 7th, 2016 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalnorthern lightslast_img read more