Regional Covid-19 Resources and On Reserve Stats by Region Below:
Black = New Cases, Green = Recovered, Red = Deaths, Blue – Hospitalized, Purple – ISC reported total –  Updated Daily

BC
14 458 158 8,632 8,804
AB
9 1,046 185 20,082 20,311
SK
0 495 129 16,186 16,343
MB
4 901 155 25,118 25,283
ON
81 365 80 21,111 21,459
QC
86 115 26 13,653 13,793
Atlantic
0 14 9 4,614 4,658
North60
10 326 56 19,406 19,499
 

Chesterfield Inlet dealing with a Hepatitis A outbreak, health dept. says – CBC

Jan 29, 2019

Chief medical health officer recommends washing hands with warm water, soap to prevent transmission

The Nunavut Department of Health has issued a public advisory warning Chesterfield Inlet residents of a Hepatitis A outbreak in the community.

The advisory said to prevent the spread of the infection people should wash their hands with warm water and soap after using the washroom, changing diapers, and preparing or eating food.

Hepatitis is a viral infection that affects the liver. Hepatitis A is “probably the mildest form of hepatitis,” according to Michael Patterson, Nunavut’s chief medical officer of health.

Patterson said the health department is vaccinating people who have been in contact with someone who is infected.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/chesterfield-inlet-hepatitis-a-1.4996373

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