In a follow-up to a story last week, Canadian health officials said yesterday the multi-province Salmonella outbreak has increased by seven cases. In addition, the number of provinces reporting cases...

While the United States saw well over 2,000 West Nile virus (WNV) cases and 85 fatalities during 2014, our neighbors to the north saw just a tiny fraction of that amount. According to the Public Health...

The number of measles cases in Niagara Region of Ontario province has jumped to six, according to Ontario Public Health data Wednesday. As of February 18, 2015, 17 confirmed cases of measles from four...

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The Public Health Agency of Canada is reporting that in the two cases of Listeriosis from Ontario and Manitoba, the bacterium has the same genetic fingerprint as the bacterial strain seen in the United...

Since the late summer, the United States and Canada have experienced an outbreak of enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) that has been linked to  severe respiratory illness, including several deaths. In the US,...

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...

Manitoba health officials have announced the eighth laboratory-confirmed measles case of 2014 in a Winnipeg man, prompting them to issue a warning to people who patronized a local strip club he went...