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Dole Baby Spinach Recall: Listeria Concerns

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The Dole brand of Baby Spinach with Tender Reds, has been recalled due to concerns of listeria contamination. The recall is for 142-gram packages of spinach sold in P.E.I., Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, and possibly across Canada. No illnesses have yet been linked to the spinach, …

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West Nile Virus Found In London Mosquito Trap


The Middlesex-London Health Unit is warning local residents that a trap in London was found to contain insects that tested positive for West Nile Virus. The trap was located near Springbank Drive and Wharncliffe Road, and is the first this summer to contain West Nile Virus-positive mosquitoes. Less than 1% …

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About That EpiPen Shortage Warning…


According to a CBC article yesterday, Canada could run out of EpiPens “in coming days or weeks.” At the root of the issue, is that Pfizer continues to experience supply shortages of EpiPen® epinephrine auto-injectors in the 0.3 mg and 0.15 mg doses, according to their press release. Pfizer anticipates …

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Marijuana To Be Sold In Private Stores?

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According to an article in the Globe And Mail, the Ontario government will reportedly allow private stores to sell marijuana once it becomes legal on Oct. 17th. The new system would mimic the proposed Alberta model, which will allow for privately run cannabis stores to sell marijuana with licences granted …

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