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View Document Hepatitis A Exposure from Contaminated Pineapple Products

Community Health Notice posted: 07-Sep-2017 2:56 PM PDT

An investigation into hepatitis A virus in fresh pineapple chunks has identified several products that may have been contaminated and pose a risk to consumers. The media was notified on Friday, September 1, 2017 regarding one product (Western Family pineapple chunks in ready-to-go cups). More products have since been identified as potentially contaminated with Hepatitis A. The products implicated were sold at Overwaitea, Save-on-Foods and PriceSmart stores throughout BC, as well as Ferraro Foods in Trail, BC.

Please read the attached message from the Chief Medical Health Officer regarding this product alert.

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Abuse-related Women's Counselling Program

Professional counseling is available for women who have experienced sexual assault, violence/abuse in relationships, or childhood abuse through the government funded Stopping the Violence program.more info

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North Island Survivors' Healing Society
Campbell River, BC
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Drop-in Crisis Counselling

Drop-in Peer Crisis counselling by professional staff. Also provides education and information on such topics as: family violence, parenting, health issues, abusive relationships, legal issues, and human rights.more info

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Campbell River Women's Centre, Rose Harbour Building
#105-1116 Dogwood St.
, Campbell River, BC, V9W
Phone: (250) 287-3044
Fax: (250) 287-3038
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Parenting Support

Parenting Support Services are available for women caring for children who have been affected by abuse or violence in their home.more info

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Campbell River and North Island Transition Society
PO Box 548
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 5C1
Phone: (250) 286-3666
Phone: (250) 287-7384
Fax: (250) 286-6252
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