Category Archives: Toronto

Toronto resident contracts listeriosis from sandwich

Public health officials have issued a warning about a brand of chicken-salad sandwiches after a Toronto resident was diagnosed with listeriosis.York Region Public Health says the sandwiches were distributed by Classic Foods and sold at Highland Farms supermarkets and Classic Mobile food trucks in Markham and Richmond Hill.The sandwiches were sold between July and September,… Continue reading

Toronto resident infected with West Nile virus: Toronto Public Health

Toronto Public Health has confirmed the city’s first case of West Nile virus this year. Public health officials reported that an adult was infected and that the confirmation came through lab testing.“As we head into late summer, we know that residents and visitors to Toronto are maximizing their time outside to enjoy the weather and outdoor… Continue reading