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Just a little over a week after the Public Health Agency of Canada declared the Cyclospora outbreak that affected some 100 people this summer over, Costco Wholesale Canada Inc. announced Saturday that...

A recent study published in the journal Transfusion looked at the potential of transfusion-transmitted babesiosis in Canada. In the study, researchers from the Canadian Blood Services, Héma-Québec...

The Public Health Agency of Canada announced last week that the Cyclospora outbreak that affected nearly 100 has now been declared over and the investigation has been closed. In the end, a total of 97...

A Salmonella outbreak has sickened dozens in eight provinces in Canada, according to the Public Health Agency of Canada Thursday. The agency is collaborating with federal and provincial public health...

Officials at the Joseph Brant Hospital in Burlington, Ontario issued a warning for the community earlier this week because of a scabies outbreak that has required treatment for more than 1,600 patients,...

Insects come as a big problem for crops, and if you are into the agriculture business, you should be knowing this better than anyone. Insects can greatly harm the crops in several ways, which may make...

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In May, Princess Cruises’ Star Princess reported a norovirus outbreak on board the ship that affected some 151 passengers and crew. Now the vessel is docked in Vancouver after a end of a 15-day...

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Manitoba health officials reported Friday that the geographic reach of the black-legged tick in the province, increasing the risk for diseases like anaplasmosis, babesiosis and Lyme disease. The annual...

Health officials in Quebec, Canada believe they have detected the 1st autochthonous human case of Cryptococcus gattii infection in Eastern Canada in a Montreal woman. According to the case report,...

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Earlier this week, this website gave an update on the number of West Nile virus cases in the United States. We will now look at the situations in Canada and Europe: During the latest epidemiological report...