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  • Enfamil brand Nutramigen A+ LGG Hypoallergenic (infant formula) recalled

    The Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit (HNHU) shares the recall announcement of Enfamil product Nutramigen A+ LGG hypoallergenic infant formula in either the 561 gram containers or a pack of four. UPC codes are 0 56796 004982 or 0 56796 0044985 To date, there have been no reported illnesses associated with this recall. The HNHU has contacted […]

  • Health Unit monitoring Salmonella outbreak

    The Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit (HNHU) continues monitor the Salmonella outbreak linked to the Malichita and Rudy brand cantaloupes.   In an effort to protect the most vulnerable members of our community and lessen locally acquired illness, public health inspectors from the Environmental Health Team have contacted all retirement homes, long-term care facilities, and licensed childcare […]

  • Help prevent illness this holiday season

    The holiday season is in full swing, and the Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit (HNHU) is reminding the community that the best protection from a serious illness related to COVID-19 and influenza is to get vaccinated as soon as possible.    About 1.8 million Ontarians have already received the updated COVID-19 vaccine this fall. This week and […]

  • Prevent illness this respiratory virus season

    Cough, cold and flu season has arrived.  Respiratory viruses such as Influenza, RSV and COVID are on the rise, with the peak season for these illnesses generally between November and April.  The Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit (HNHU) is recommending the following for residents to protect themselves, and prevent the spread of infection:  Get Vaccinated  Practice effective […]

  • Flu arrives in Haldimand and Norfolk

    The Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit (HNHU) reports that the first confirmed case of influenza A for this season was received on November 1, 2023.  HNHU staff would like to remind residents that the flu shot is the best protection against getting the influenza virus, commonly known as the flu.   “I would encourage everyone to get their […]