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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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Condition Specific Info / Support - Acquired Brain Injury

BC Brain Injury Association (BCBIA)

The mission of Brainstreams.ca is provide 24/7 access to information and resources for the thousands of people who experience brain injury in BC and beyond each year.

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℅ Sea to Sky Meeting Management Inc., Suite 206, 201 Bewicke Avenue
, North Vancouver, BC, V7M 3M7
Phone: (604) 984-1212
Fax: (604) 984-6434
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Campbell River Head Injury Support Society

For those individuals, families, friends and community who are dealing with issues around brain injury, the Campbell River Head Injury Support Society provides education, advocacy, support, and fellowship to brain injury survivors, their caregivers, families, and education to the general public about brain injury. Caregivers Group and Survivors Support Group programs are available.more info

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591 9th Ave
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 4B5
Phone: (250) 287-4323
Fax: (250) 914-1120
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Caregivers Group

Discussion on brain injury symptoms, coping strategies, self care, community supports, etc.more info

Address / Contact Info
Campbell River Head Injury Support Society
591 9th Ave
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 4B5
Phone: (250) 287-4323
Fax: (250) 914-1120
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Survivors Support Group

Discussion on head injury symptoms, such as anger management, memory problems, fatigue, budgeting, etc.more info

Address / Contact Info
Campbell River Head Injury Support Society
591 9th Ave
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 4B5
Phone: (250) 287-4323
Fax: (250) 914-1120
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