Disease and conditions Health information

Information helps you to take action to protect yourself and loved ones from diseases and conditions. General information on diseases can be found on the MyHealth.Alberta website. Some Alberta-specific information is provided below.

  1. Addiction and Mental Health information and services
  2. Influenza
  3. Lyme Disease Ticks and Tick Surveillance
  4. West Nile Virus

Vaccine preventable diseases

Vaccines are successful in decreasing the incidence of disease. Many of the once common and deadly vaccine-preventable diseases are now controlled and covered in the comprehensive Alberta Immunization Program. These include: Chickenpox, Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Polio, Haemophilus Influenza type b, Hepatitis B, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Pneumococcal Disease and Meningococcal Disease.