Health Alerts

Read the latest health alerts from Canterbury District Health Board.

Please contact the media team if you would like to know more about any of these health alerts or have a media enquiry. You can also visit the Community and Public Health website for more public health information.

If you would like to read older health alerts please look in our health alerts archive.​


Toxic algal bloom in Lake Forsyth

Community and Public Health (a division of Canterbury DHB) has issued a health warning after potentially toxic blue-green algae...


Measles warning issued in Canterbury

Health officials have issued a measles warning following a Christchurch man being confirmed to have contracted measles while...


Canterbury DHB facilities are fully operational and services are operating as normal

​All Canterbury District Health Board facilities are fully operational and services are operating as normal.


Canterbury DHB Earthquake Update November 14 2016

Information about CDHB services and general advice about looking after your health in an Earthquake, including sanitary...

Page last reviewed: 29 September 2015
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