By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Canadian health officials report investigating an outbreak of E. coli O157 infections occurring in three provinces. As of June 12, 2020, there are four confirmed...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Manitoba, Canada report during this Lyme Disease Awareness Month that the burden of Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases in Manitoba continues...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Officials with the Public Health Agency of Canada and the various provinces report continuing to  investigate an outbreak of Salmonella infections. Based on the investigation...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Public Health Agency of Canada is collaborating with provincial public health partners, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Health Canada to investigate an...

Canadian health officials report investigating an outbreak of Salmonella infections involving six provinces: British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and Quebec. As of April 5, 2019,...

Health officials in Manitoba are reporting a syphilis outbreak. There is evidence of heterosexual transmission across the province, with highest rates occurring in the Northern Health Region and the Winnipeg...

The chief provincial public health officer confirmed today that two cases of measles have been reported in Manitoba. The individuals live in the area of the Interlake Eastern Regional Health Authority...

Since the first human West Nile virus (WNV) case was reported in a young child from the Santé Sud region at the beginning of the month, Manitoba health officials have reported an additional six WNV...

Winnipeg health officials are reporting unprecedented high rates of syphilis to date in 2018. Over 120 cases were reported annually in 2015, 2016 and 2017, and as of the end of June 2018 the number...

Manitoba health officials have reported 1,268 confirmed cases of mumps since Sep. 2016 and more than 1,000 cases in 2017 alone. This is a huge difference from the five or less cases reported in a year. While...