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West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases national surveillance report — September 10 to September 16, 2017 (Week 37)

Public Health Agency of Canada - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:49
During week 37, September 10 to September 16, 2017, three confirmed clinical case of West Nile Virus (WNV) from Ontario were reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Retrospectively, twenty-nine additional cases were reported, twenty-eight in Ontario and one in Québec. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
Categories: Health News

West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases national surveillance report — September 10 to September 16, 2017 (Week 37)

Public Health Agency of Canada - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:49
During week 37, September 10 to September 16, 2017, three confirmed clinical case of West Nile Virus (WNV) from Ontario were reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Retrospectively, twenty-nine additional cases were reported, twenty-eight in Ontario and one in Québec. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
Categories: Health News

West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases national surveillance report — September 10 to September 16, 2017 (Week 37)

Public Health Agency of Canada - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:49
During week 37, September 10 to September 16, 2017, three confirmed clinical case of West Nile Virus (WNV) from Ontario were reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Retrospectively, twenty-nine additional cases were reported, twenty-eight in Ontario and one in Québec. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
Categories: Health News

West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases national surveillance report — September 10 to September 16, 2017 (Week 37)

Public Health Agency of Canada - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:49
During week 37, September 10 to September 16, 2017, three confirmed clinical case of West Nile Virus (WNV) from Ontario were reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Retrospectively, twenty-nine additional cases were reported, twenty-eight in Ontario and one in Québec. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
Categories: Health News

West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases national surveillance report — September 10 to September 16, 2017 (Week 37)

Public Health Agency of Canada - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:49
During week 37, September 10 to September 16, 2017, three confirmed clinical case of West Nile Virus (WNV) from Ontario were reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Retrospectively, twenty-nine additional cases were reported, twenty-eight in Ontario and one in Québec. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
Categories: Health News

West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases national surveillance report — September 10 to September 16, 2017 (Week 37)

Public Health Agency of Canada - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:49
During week 37, September 10 to September 16, 2017, three confirmed clinical case of West Nile Virus (WNV) from Ontario were reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Retrospectively, twenty-nine additional cases were reported, twenty-eight in Ontario and one in Québec. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
Categories: Health News

West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases national surveillance report — September 10 to September 16, 2017 (Week 37)

Public Health Agency of Canada - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:49
During week 37, September 10 to September 16, 2017, three confirmed clinical case of West Nile Virus (WNV) from Ontario were reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Retrospectively, twenty-nine additional cases were reported, twenty-eight in Ontario and one in Québec. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
Categories: Health News

West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases national surveillance report — September 10 to September 16, 2017 (Week 37)

Public Health Agency of Canada - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:49
During week 37, September 10 to September 16, 2017, three confirmed clinical case of West Nile Virus (WNV) from Ontario were reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Retrospectively, twenty-nine additional cases were reported, twenty-eight in Ontario and one in Québec. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
Categories: Health News

West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases national surveillance report — September 10 to September 16, 2017 (Week 37)

Public Health Agency of Canada - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:49
During week 37, September 10 to September 16, 2017, three confirmed clinical case of West Nile Virus (WNV) from Ontario were reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Retrospectively, twenty-nine additional cases were reported, twenty-eight in Ontario and one in Québec. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
Categories: Health News

West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases national surveillance report — September 10 to September 16, 2017 (Week 37)

Public Health Agency of Canada - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:49
During week 37, September 10 to September 16, 2017, three confirmed clinical case of West Nile Virus (WNV) from Ontario were reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Retrospectively, twenty-nine additional cases were reported, twenty-eight in Ontario and one in Québec. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
Categories: Health News

West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases national surveillance report — September 10 to September 16, 2017 (Week 37)

Public Health Agency of Canada - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:49
During week 37, September 10 to September 16, 2017, three confirmed clinical case of West Nile Virus (WNV) from Ontario were reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Retrospectively, twenty-nine additional cases were reported, twenty-eight in Ontario and one in Québec. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
Categories: Health News

West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases national surveillance report — September 10 to September 16, 2017 (Week 37)

Public Health Agency of Canada - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:49
During week 37, September 10 to September 16, 2017, three confirmed clinical case of West Nile Virus (WNV) from Ontario were reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Retrospectively, twenty-nine additional cases were reported, twenty-eight in Ontario and one in Québec. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
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Pot-infused cuisine will be the next big trend, food expert predicts

CBC - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 05:05

A professor of food distribution and policy at Dalhousie University in Halifax predicts marijuana will be a growing trend in the food industry, and says policy needs to be implemented to minimize risk.

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Avoid sports drinks and energy drinks, Canadian pediatricians advise children and teens

CBC - Mon, 09/25/2017 - 23:01

Most children and teens shouldn't consume sports and energy drinks and the products should no longer be marketed to them, the Canadian Paediatric Society says.

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Younger start in tackle football linked to higher risk of behaviour, mood problems

CBC - Mon, 09/25/2017 - 14:23

Boys who start playing tackle football before their 12th birthday may be at sharply increased risk of behavioural and mood problems later in life compared with peers who hit the gridiron later, according to a recent U.S. study.

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Chikungunya: advice for travellers

Public Health Agency of Canada - Mon, 09/25/2017 - 11:23
Chikungunya virus is spread to humans through the bite of an infected mosquito. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada's recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.
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Sun protection a year-round necessity

Globe and Mail - Mon, 09/25/2017 - 10:24
The end of summer is no time to abandon sun safety, whether you’re travelling to tropical destinations during the winter or staying at home. Women seem to be getting the message better than men
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1 million people recruited to study how genes, habits and environment affect health outcomes

CBC - Mon, 09/25/2017 - 08:48

In a quest to end cookie-cutter health care, U.S. researchers are getting ready to recruit more than 1 million people for an unprecedented study to learn how our genes, environments and lifestyles interact — and to finally customize ways to prevent and treat disease.

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How extreme weather events affect your health

CBC - Mon, 09/25/2017 - 06:00

Hurricanes Maria, Irma and Harvey have brought serious health risks. @NightshiftMD examines the medical challenges in the aftermath of extreme weather events.

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Health Canada to launch new campaign warning youth about risks of cannabis use

CBC - Sun, 09/24/2017 - 06:00

Health Canada is seeking a contractor to develop a campaign targeting young Canadians about the risks of using cannabis.

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