Health Canada Expects Intense Flu Season This Winter

The Public Health Agency of Canada invites people to prepare for a fairly intense flu season this winter. In its most recent influenza surveillance report, the Agency notes that it has observed that, at the national level, the influenza season…

It is on a first-come, first-served basis that producers will share the $ 95-million envelope of Quebec’s investment support program. The Minister of Agriculture, Laurent Lessard, revealed the details on November 3rd. The amount of subsidy will be equivalent to…

A 32-year-old farm worker was on Tuesday arrested for allegedly killing his employer, and wounding another farm worker at Bonte Heuwel Farm in the Northern Cape town of Griekwastad. The accused and the farm owner, 35, apparently had an argument…
Check For Ticks! Lyme Disease Diagnoses On The Rise

Lyme disease has gained further ground in Quebec. Since January, the Ministry of Health and Social Services (MSSS) has recorded 259 cases, 80 more than last year. And the year 2017 is not over. Of the 259 Quebecers who contracted…

Sentenced to pay millions to a woman who blamed the company after developing ovarian cancer, the American giant Johnson & Johnson has won a battle, a second this week. The California Superior Court on Friday ruled in favor of Johnson…

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) on Wednesday reiterated Agropur Import Collection brand ripened firm cheese because it may have been contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The recalled product is the 200 g package containing the code: Best Before 17 DE!…