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Food-related outbreaks

Outbreaks of Salmonella infections linked to raw chicken, including frozen raw breaded chicken products - (update) – May 13, 2019
Salmonella investigations overview (as of May 13, 2019)
At a glance
Outbreak status Ongoing

Active investigations

0

Closed investigations

17

Case count

573 cases of Salmonella illness

Provinces/Territories

  • British Columbia (42)
  • Alberta (84)
  • Saskatchewan (18)
  • Manitoba (29)
  • Ontario (213)
  • Quebec (116)
  • New Brunswick (30)
  • Nova Scotia (18)
  • Prince Edward Island (6)
  • Newfoundland and Labrador (12)
  • Northwest Territories (2)
  • Yukon (1)
  • Nunavut (2)

Hospitalizations

96

Deaths

3

Age range in years

0-98

Recalls

Yes

Outbreak of Salmonella infections – linked to Celebrate brand frozen classic/classical and egg nog flavoured profiteroles (cream puffs) and mini chocolate eclairs – (Update) – May 2, 2019
Salmonella investigation overview (as of May 2, 2019)
At a glance
Outbreak status Ongoing
Case count 76
Provinces/Territories
  • British Columbia (27)
  • Alberta (13)
  • Saskatchewan (10)
  • Manitoba (10)
  • Ontario (13)
  • Quebec (2)
  • Newfoundland and Labrador (1)
Hospitalizations 20
Deaths 3
Gender 31 male
44 female
Age range in years 1-88
Recall YES
Outbreaks of Salmonella infections linked to raw chicken, including frozen raw breaded chicken products - (update) - March 22, 2019
Salmonella investigations overview (as of March 22, 2019)
At a glance
Outbreak status Ongoing
Active investigations 3
Closed investigations 14
Case count 566 cases of Salmonella illness
Provinces/Territories
  • British Columbia (42)
  • Alberta (84)
  • Saskatchewan (18)
  • Manitoba (27)
  • Ontario (209)
  • Quebec (115)
  • New Brunswick (30)
  • Nova Scotia (18)
  • Prince Edward Island (6)
  • Newfoundland and Labrador (12)
  • Northwest Territories (2)
  • Yukon (1)
  • Nunavut (2)
Hospitalizations 95
Deaths 3
Age range in years 0-98
Recalls

Yes

Outbreak of Salmonella infections linked to raw turkey and raw chicken - (update) - January 31, 2019
Salmonella investigation overview (as of January 31, 2019)
At a glance
Outbreak status Ongoing
Case count 72
Provinces/Territories
  • British Columbia (20)
  • Alberta (24)
  • Saskatchewan (6)
  • Manitoba (13)
  • Ontario (6)
  • New Brunswick (1)
  • Northwest Territories (1)
  • Nunavut (1)
Hospitalizations 18
Deaths 1
Gender 32 male
40 female
Age range in years 0-96
Recall NO

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