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Canadian health officials have confirmed bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), or “mad cow disease” in a beef cow from Alberta. No part of the animal’s carcass entered the human food...

Measles continues to spread in Canada with cases reported from Ontario, Quebec and Manitoba provinces, according to Canadian health officials. In Toronto, ON, the case count has increased to seven as...

In light of the laboratory confirmation of the second case of meningococcal meningitis B in an Acadia University student, the Wolfville, NS college will be offering vaccinations to all students, as well...

The number of measles cases in Quebec, Canada has grow quickly from zero to 10 as  Lanaudiere health authorities announced a resident contracted the contagious virus during a visit to a park in California,...

Approximately a week after the death of Acadia University first-year student, Sarah Hastings, the Wolfville, Nova Scotia school is reporting a second case of meningitis in one of their students. Dr....

In a YouGov poll about one week ago, we discovered that a full 1/5 of adults under age 30 polled believe that vaccines can cause autism. Now we are seeing similar numbers in Ontario, Canada, according...

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In a follow-up to a report earlier this week, the number of measles cases have increased by two in Canada’s most populous city. According to a CTV report, the total cases involve 4 adult patients...

Health officials with Region of Waterloo Public Health have identified a hepatitis C outbreak that includes at least five patients who had colonoscopies at a Kitchner clinic on Christmas Eve of 2013. Details...

Just days after 15-year-old Sackville High School student, Rylee Sears died from the bacterial infection, meningococcal meningitis, another tragic death due to the serious disease occurred in the eastern...

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Toronto Public Health (TPH) is investigating four lab-confirmed cases of measles, involving two children under 2 years of age and two adults from different families. At this point in the investigation,...