NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on a rabies case in an arctic fox in the community of Nain, The Provincial Government of Newfoundland and Labrador reports the confirmation of three positive rabies...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A Canadian tourist to Cuba returned home to find out weeks later she had contracted a serious fungal infection while spelunking on the island nation. According to...

Officials with Eastern Health are advising the public of an increase in the rate of infectious syphilis cases in the eastern region of Newfoundland and Labrador. While rates of syphilis infection declined...

Eastern Health is advising the public of an increase in cases of parotitis and mumps in the eastern region of Newfoundland and Labrador. Since December 2017, there have been 19 cases of parotitis reported...

The Public Health Agency of Canada announced Friday that along with provincial public health partners, they are investigating an outbreak of Escherichia coli, called E.coli O121.  The source of the...

Canadian health officials, federal and provincial, are collaborating to investigate an outbreak of Hepatitis A infections in three provinces linked to the frozen fruit product: Nature’s Touch Organic...

Health officials in Newfoundland are reporting an outbreak of the sexually transmitted infection, syphilis, and are advising safe-sex practices to the non-monogamous public. Eastern Health is reporting...