Edmonton Blue-green algae bloom advisories lifted

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Recent weather has cooled lake and reservoir water temperatures to such an extent that blue-green algae is no longer a health concern... Read more

Confirmed hepatitis A case in food handler prompts public alert

Monday, September 9, 2019

Alberta Health Services (AHS) has confirmed a case of hepatitis A in an individual who participated in preparing food at London Local restaurant located at 2307 Ellwood Drive SW in Edmonton while infectious.... Read more

Water quality advisory lifted for Zeiner Campground beach area of Pigeon Lake

Friday, August 30, 2019

Effective immediately, AHS has lifted the water quality advisory that was issued August 9, 2019 for the water of Zeiner Campground beach area of Pigeon Lake, located within the Edmonton Zone of AHS.... Read more

Update: Additional potential exposure locations identified for confirmed case of measles in Edmonton Zone

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

EDMONTON – In followup to Monday’s health advisory, Alberta Health Services (AHS) has identified additional public settings in the Edmonton Zone where the public may have been exposed to a lab-confirmed case of measles.... Read more

Unsanitary home-based tattoo operation ordered to close followup testing recommended

Friday, March 29, 2019

AHS is advising all individuals who received tattoo services at Hornets Nest Tattoo to be tested for viruses that can be spread through unsanitary tattoo procedures... Read more

Confirmed case of measles prompts public alert to potential exposures

Sunday, February 24, 2019

EDMONTON - The Public Health Agency of Canada has advised Alberta Health Services (AHS) that an individual with lab-confirmed measles visited Leduc, while infectious.... Read more