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26 May 2017 
The Department of Health is advising Igloolik residents that a fox has tested positive for rabies. The fox was caught in the community on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.
24 May 2017 
The Department of Health reminds Nunavummiut to follow these simple steps to stay healthy and be protected from common respiratory illnesses like the flu and common colds.
18 May 2017 
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Rapid Access Clinic at the Qikiqtani General Hospital will be closed Thursday, May 18, 2017, and re-open on Friday, May 19, 2017.
08 May 2017 
The Department of Health is warning about a recall on Bombay Sapphire brand London Dry Gin due to high alcohol content.
03 May 2017 
Mental Health Week is May 1-7, and the Department of Health is encouraging Nunavummiut to take time to learn, talk and connect with friends, family and Elders about mental health and wellness.
02 May 2017 
The Department of Health is warning about a food recall on various brands of pie and tart shells due to E. coli O121 contamination.
26 April 2017 
The Department of Health is warning about a food recall on Miss Vickie’s brand Jalapeño Kettle Cooked Potato Chips. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) food safety inspection identified possible Salmonella contamination.
13 April 2017 
The food recall warning issued by the Department of Health on March 28, 2017 has been updated and expands the list of flour and flour products.
12 April 2017 
Nunavut’s pertussis (commonly called whooping cough) outbreak is officially over, the Department of Health declared today.
04 April 2017 
The Department of Health reminds residents of Sanikiluaq that water for consumption must come from the reverse osmosis units that have been installed in each household.