Toronto Public Health

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The goal of the Health Professionals website is to provide you with timely, accurate, and relevant local public health information. Resources are primarily targeted at physicians and infection control practitioners practising in Toronto.

Health Alerts

Botulism risk with baby food recall

Toronto Public Health provides guidance for health care providers following a baby food recall due to botulism risk.

Mumps cases among young adults in Toronto

Since January 2017, there have been an increased number of mumps cases in Toronto and Ontario. Health professionals should consider testing for mumps in symptomatic young adults, regardless of their vaccination history. Suspected cases of mumps can be reported to TPH's surveillance unit at 416-392-7411 during work hours (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday) or at 3-1-1 after hours.

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