Capital Beat


All too perfect

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 1:56pm

Clinical perfectionism correlated with high rates of depression, says research.

Meningitis vaccines being provided to about 45 people

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 3:49pm

Public Health Services will provide a vaccine to more than 45 people who were in close contact with the person who developed the disease....

How to tell whether your child is doing drugs

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 9:44am

According to the Nova Scotia student drug use survey, 49 per cent of adolescents tried alcohol and 34 per cent tried cannabis in 2012. 

Early Alzheimer's Support in Nova Scotia: Shaping the Journey.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 9:56am

Jack Hallisey is a disciplined man. Many people would tremble at the thought of some of the things he faced in his long career in the U.S...

Taking great care with patient care information

Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 4:02pm

Capital Health is making strides in ensureing patient care information is well documented and communicated for the benefit of patients,...

Collaboration between Haliburton Place residents and Avon View High School Students

Friday, July 4, 2014 - 2:45pm

Haliburton Place is a 31-bed long-term care facility that is located on the second floor of Hants Community Hospital.Residents have a back...

Forewarning about fractures

Monday, June 30, 2014 - 3:30pm

Capital Health program provides people who experience fractures with treatment and knowledge to help prevent future injuries.

The art of healing

Monday, June 23, 2014 - 9:55am

Art therapy plays an important part in mental health treatment at Capital Health.

Welcome your kids into the kitchen for a healthy start

Friday, May 16, 2014 - 2:58pm

Teaching children to cook is a rewarding experience that will benefit them well into adulthood.

Even emergency departments count on volunteers

Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 9:27am

Eileen Lewis, like the 1,900 other volunteers at Capital Health, puts in the extra effort to make patient experiences better.