Directors of the company that runs the commercial kitchen linked to an E. Coli outbreak that sickened hundreds of daycare students in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, now face more than $100,000 in fines after officials disclosed the kitchen was operating without a license for certain locations.

The directors of Fueling Minds

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The patient count in Canada’s daycare center E. Coli outbreak now stands at 310 lab-confirmed cases and public health officials are doubling down on their determination that a central kitchen serving the centers was the source of the pathogen.

Only 18 secondary infections — person-to-person infection rather than infection from

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The patient count in an E. Coli O157:H7 outbreak among daycare centers in Calgary has increased to 128, with 25 children having been admitted to hospitals.

Officials now report that nine hospitalized children have been diagnosed with a complication that causes the kidneys to shut down.

Eleven daycare centers have

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With nearly 100 laboratory-confirmed patients in an E. Coli outbreak linked to daycare centers, investigators could be looking at weeks or months before their work is done.

Eleven daycare centers in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, have been closed because of the illnesses, which now number 96. During a press conference

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An E. Coli outbreak in Calgary, Canada, has closed 11 daycare centers and hospitalized a dozen people.

Alberta Health Services reports at least 50 children with symptoms of E. Coli infection have gone to hospitals. There are 17 lab-confirmed patients.

All 11 daycare centers share a common kitchen, according to

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