Government of New Brunswick - Health - Latest News Government of New Brunswick - Health - Latest News en Evidence of West Nile virus found in Saint John The Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health is reminding New Brunswickers to protect themselves against mosquito bites, following the recent positive test of West Nile virus in three American crows found dead in the Saint John region. Fri, 12 Oct 2018 14:58:00 -0400 Province launches seasonal flu vaccination The publicly funded seasonal flu vaccine is now available in the province. Tue, 09 Oct 2018 09:36:00 -0400 Sunbury and Queens counties identified as risk areas for blacklegged ticks Sunbury and Queens counties have been identified as new risk areas for established or emerging blacklegged tick populations. Mon, 01 Oct 2018 09:47:00 -0400 More than $7 million invested to help address opioid abuse The provincial and federal governments have signed a bilateral agreement worth more than $7 million under the federal government’s new Emergency Treatment Fund. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 09:53:00 -0400 Funding support for Moncton hospice The provincial government is investing more than $1 million in the creation of a 10-bed residential hospice in Moncton. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:11:00 -0400 Fri, 12 Oct 2018 14:58:00 -0400