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Alberta Health Services (AHS) reports the confirmation of 18 Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) cases during the period of Sept. 1 to 10. The cases are broken down as follows: Calgary Zone (10), Edmonton Zone (5),...

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Ottawa Public Health (OPH) is reminding residents to continue to protect themselves against mosquito bites when going outdoors. Ongoing testing of mosquito pools has confirmed the presence of West Nile...

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Ferme Floralpe Inc. is recalling L’Alpette cheese from the marketplace because it may contain the toxin produced by Staphylococcus bacteria. This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection...

Manitoba Health, Healthy Living and Seniors has identified the first human case of West Nile virus (WNV) this year.  The individual is a male in his 30s from the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, who...

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Concord Premium Meats Ltd. is recalling Marc Angelo brand Smoked Prosciutto Speck, product of Italy, from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination, according to the Canadian...

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At least 44 people, including 25 children were sickened with Bacillus cereus after eating fried rice at an Ottawa Chinese restaurant, according to a Daily Courier report.  Ottawa Public Health says lab...

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Bavarian Nordic A/S announced Tuesday that it has signed two contracts with the Canadian authorities for the delivery of a total of 65,700 doses of IMVAMUNE smallpox vaccine. The vaccines will be delivered...

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Immunovaccine Inc., a clinical stage vaccine company, today announced positive results for a vaccine formulated in its DepoVax™ technology in an Ebola virus challenge study performed by the National...

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A patient who recently returned from West Africa and presented symptoms resembling Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Montreal has tested negative for the virus. According to a CBC report Saturday, the patient was...

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Public health officials are renewing their call for men who have sex with men to get tested for syphilis as 2013 figures show the number of cases has surpassed the 2012 rate, which was already the highest...