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These are extremely toxic mushrooms that can cause severe illness and may be lethal if ingested by people and especially children. They can be found in various environments around Vancouver Island, and are also dangerous to pets.

Update to COVID-19 outbreak at Chartwell Malaspina Care Residence

Island Health’s outbreak response has identified one additional case of COVID-19 related to the outbreak which was declared at Chartwell Malaspina Care Residence long-term care home in Nanaimo.
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COVID-19 outbreak at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital

Island Health has declared an outbreak of COVID-19 at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (NRGH).
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Island Health declares COVID-19 outbreak over at Hart House long-term care home in Victoria

Island Health has declared the COVID-19 outbreak over at Hart House long-term care home in Victoria.
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