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Approved scent-free personal care products : Integrated Chronic Care Service (ICCS)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Integrated Chronic Care Service. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
1943
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This pamphlet gives a list of types of products that have been approved by the Integrated Chronic Care Service (ICCS) as not having any added scents or fragrances. These products can be found in the health food section of grocery stores or in health food stores. Please only use scent-free products for your appointments at ICCS. See our pamphlet Integrated Chronic Care Service (ICCS) Scent-free Information for instructions on becoming scent-free for your appointments.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Integrated Chronic Care Service
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Odorants - prevention & control
Subjects (LCSH)
Odor control
Abstract
This pamphlet gives a list of types of products that have been approved by the Integrated Chronic Care Service (ICCS) as not having any added scents or fragrances. These products can be found in the health food section of grocery stores or in health food stores. Please only use scent-free products for your appointments at ICCS. See our pamphlet Integrated Chronic Care Service (ICCS) Scent-free Information for instructions on becoming scent-free for your appointments.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Integrated Chronic Care Service
Pamphlet Number
1943
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Integrated Chronic Care Service (ICCS) scent-free information

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Integrated Chronic Care Service. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
1933
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The chemicals used in scented products can make some people sick, especially those with fragrance sensitivities, asthma, allergies, and other medical conditions. Unfortunately, there is no exact definition for scent-free, fragrance-free, or unscented. Products labelled as ‘unscented’ may actually contain ingredients that are used to mask or hide the smell of other ingredients. This pamphlet gives a list of types of products that contain scents. Step-by-step instructions for removing residue and…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Integrated Chronic Care Service
Alternate Title
Integrated Chronic Care Service (ICCS) scent-free information
Integrated Chronic Care Service (ICCS) fragrance-free information
Integrated Chronic Care Service (ICCS) unscented information
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Odorants - prevention & control
Subjects (LCSH)
Odor control
Abstract
The chemicals used in scented products can make some people sick, especially those with fragrance sensitivities, asthma, allergies, and other medical conditions. Unfortunately, there is no exact definition for scent-free, fragrance-free, or unscented. Products labelled as ‘unscented’ may actually contain ingredients that are used to mask or hide the smell of other ingredients. This pamphlet gives a list of types of products that contain scents. Step-by-step instructions for removing residue and scents from your clothes before coming to ICCS are provided. The pamphlet also gives specific instructions for how to remove smoke from your clothes and removing scents from your hair and your car. Instructions for your family members and support person(s) are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Integrated Chronic Care Service
Pamphlet Number
1933
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Low dose allergen immunotherapy (LDA)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Integrated Chronic Care Service. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
2123
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Low Dose Allergen Immunotherapy (LDA) is used to treat inhalant (breathed in) allergies, food allergies, and food sensitivities. With LDA treatment, you will get a low dose of the allergen and an enzyme. The enzyme helps to stop the allergic response to the allergen. This pamphlet explains how often you will receive LDA, when you will start to notice changes, what the 4 critical days of LDA treatment are, how to get ready for your injection, what you will need to do while getting LDA, and what …
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Integrated Chronic Care Service
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (12 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Immunotherapy
Allergens - therapeutic use
Subjects (LCSH)
Immunotherapy
Allergens
Abstract
Low Dose Allergen Immunotherapy (LDA) is used to treat inhalant (breathed in) allergies, food allergies, and food sensitivities. With LDA treatment, you will get a low dose of the allergen and an enzyme. The enzyme helps to stop the allergic response to the allergen. This pamphlet explains how often you will receive LDA, when you will start to notice changes, what the 4 critical days of LDA treatment are, how to get ready for your injection, what you will need to do while getting LDA, and what will happen on the day of your injection. Possible side effects, what to do if you have a severe reaction, when you should not get your injection, and costs are covered. Contact information is provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: ICCS Centre Staff
Pamphlet Number
2123
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Welcome to the Integrated Chronic Care Service (ICCS)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Integrated Chronic Care Service. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
2060
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Integrated Chronic Care Service (ICCS) provides full assessments and care planning for people with complex chronic (ongoing) conditions. This pamphlet explains what to expect when you come to ICCS. Topics include appointments, bringing a support person(s) and/or a family member(s) to your appointments, why ICCS is scent-free, what 'scent-free' means, and how to become scent-free for your appointments. An approved products list is provided.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Integrated Chronic Care Service
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Chronic Disease
Community Health Services
Subjects (LCSH)
Chronically ill
Chronic diseases--Treatment
Community health services
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Integrated Chronic Care Service (ICCS) provides full assessments and care planning for people with complex chronic (ongoing) conditions. This pamphlet explains what to expect when you come to ICCS. Topics include appointments, bringing a support person(s) and/or a family member(s) to your appointments, why ICCS is scent-free, what 'scent-free' means, and how to become scent-free for your appointments. An approved products list is provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Integrated Chronic Care Service
Pamphlet Number
2060
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