Health Links

Trucare Medical Clinic has collected the following list of websites that provide reliable health information.

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Manitoba Health System

Manitoba Health

www.gov.mb.ca/health/

Health care promotion and prevention services:

Manitoba Healthy Living, Seniors and Consumer Affairs

www.manitoba.ca/healthyliving

Manitoba in Motion

www.manitobainmotion.ca

Flu & Pneumonia shots

www.manitoba.ca/health/flu

Wait time information

www.manitoba.ca/health/waitlist

Are you covered? If you have questions about whether Manitoba Health covers a service

Manitoba Health Client Services

Winnipeg:204-786-7101
Toll-Free: 1-800-392-1207
300 Carlton Street, Winnipeg, MB R3B 3M9
www.manitoba.ca/health/mhsip

Manitoba Public Health

Phone: 204-788-6666
www.gov.mb.ca/health/publichealth/

Manitoba Health Publication

www.gov.mb.ca/health/documents.html

24-hour help lines (province-wide):

Klinic Crisis Line

1-888-322-3019

Domestic Violence Crisis & Information Line

1-877-977-0007

Farm and Rural Stress Line

1-866-367-3276

Gambling Help Line

1-800-463-1554

Child and Family Services

1-888-834-9767

Klinic Sexual Assault Crisis Line

1-888-292-7565

Kids Help Phone

1-800-668-6868

Youth Emergency Crisis Stabilization Services

204-949-4777

Manitoba Suicide Prevention Line

1-877-435-7170

Health Information and Resources

Health Canada

The federal department responsible for helping Canadians maintain and improve their health, while respecting individual choices and circumstances.

Health Canada Website

CancerCare Manitoba

Manitoba: (204) 787-2197
Toll-free: 1-866-561-1026
www.cancercare.mb.ca

Canadian Diabetes Association

Reception Desk: 416-363-3373 (for General Inquiry)
Phone: 1-800 BANTING (226-8464)
www.diabetes.ca

Heart and Stroke Foundation

Phone: (204) 949-2000
www.heartandstroke.mb.ca

Active for Life

The place where parents go to learn about how to make a difference in the health and happiness of their children.
www.activeforlife.ca

The Alzheimer Society of Canada

Provides support, information and education to people with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, families, physicians and health-care providers.
www.alzheimer.ca

The Canadian Celiac Association

A good information source for people with Celiac Disease, including diet recommendations.
www.celiac.ca

Hypertension Canada

Provides information about blood pressure and hypertensions prevention and treatment.
www.hypertension.ca

The Canadian Obesity Network

Provides resources for the public and health professionals about obesity and weight loss management.
www.obesitynetwork.ca

The Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology (CSEP)

The principal body for physical activity, health and fitness research and personal training in Canada. The CSEP fosters the generation, growth, synthesis, transfer and application of the highest quality research, education and training related to exercise physiology and science.
www.csep.ca

Caring for Kids (developed by the Canadian Paediatric Society)

A website designed to provide parents with information about their child’s health and well-being.
www.caringforkids.cps.ca

Crisis Centres Manitoba

Provides resources for the public and health care professionals on the topic of suicide awareness.
www.suicideprevention.ca

Dieticians of Canada

A trusted source of information on food and nutrition for Canadians.
www.dietitians.ca

Motherisk

Motherisk’s mandate is to safely treat the mother without hurting the baby and today, the program is widely recognized as the pre-eminent international centre for the study of the safety or risk of medications used during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
www.motherisk.org

The Parkinson’s Society of Canada

Provides information and resources for people living with Parkinson’s Disease.
www.parkinson.ca