NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on non-travel related Cyclospora illnesses in Canada year to date, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) now reports 299 cases through August 15. Of this total,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) reports investigating 185 non-travel related Cyclospora illnesses as of July 18, 2023. 170 cases, or 92 percent of the cases have been...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Officials in the Region of Peel, Ontario report investigating one lab-confirmed, locally acquired case of measles in a child without a link to another case and no travel history. Peel...

  Halton Region Public Health has been notified of a case of hepatitis A in a food handler who worked at the RattleSnake Point Golf Club Bistro located at 5407 Regional Road 25 in Milton, between...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Northwestern Health Unit (NWHU) advises that cases of syphilis continue to increase in the region. In 2022, there were 139 confirmed cases of syphilis in the NWHU catchment area,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Middlesex-London Health Unit and Southwestern Public Health are investigating following laboratory confirmation of an individual who has tested positive for measles. The individual...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU) is currently investigating a cluster of Legionnaires’ disease cases in the Orillia area. Nineteen cases of Legionnaires’ disease...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A 56-year-old Chelmsford, Sudbury, Ontario man died just days after being accidentally bitten by his own dog, according to a Sudbury.com report. He succumbed to an rare infection...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Canadian health authorities report investigating an outbreak of norovirus and gastrointestinal illnesses linked to the consumption of spot prawns. As of June 1, 2022, there have...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Since the city of Toronto reported the first monkeypox case on May 26, health officials say the total confirmed cases as of June 2 is now five, with another five cases still under...