For my loved ones and me
Now there is a form that allows you to indicate in advance whether you wish to accept or decline medical treatment in the event that you become unable to consent to care. These advance medical directives are a way to express your wishes before you are no longer able to do so. To learn more, see the Advance Medical Directives page.
Since May 26, new anti-tobacco measures have been in effect in Québec. It is especially forbidden to smoke in many public places used by young people, as well as in cars with anyone under the age of 16. It is also forbidden to smoke on all commercial terraces throughout the province, including bar and restaurant terraces. To learn more, see the Tobacco Control Act page.
To enjoy the summer to the fullest, there are simple ways to protect yourself from summertime woes. Find all the tips and tricks. Visit our file Health Tips for the Summer to learn more about West Nile virus (WNV), Lyme disease, sunburn and oppressive heat.
Anyone looking for a family doctor can now submit their registration form online. The waiting list is now available at http://www.gamf.gouv.qc.ca/index_en.html.
People who are already registered and awaiting a family doctor retain their priority.