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Recent Canadian E. coli Outbreak Update
There are now eight confirmed cases of people getting sick from E. coli after eating beef linked to recalls of frozen burgers.
The Public Health Agency of Canada says the latest case is a person from Saskatchewan.
The agency says this case is linked to recalled Gourmet Meat Shoppe Big and Juicy frozen beef burgers.
Saskatchewan health officials says someone got sick in the Regina Qu’Appelle Health Region, but is recovering.
The agency says the confirmed cases include four people in Ontario, two in Alberta, one in Manitoba and one in Saskatchewan.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency recalled the burgers distributed in Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories on Feb. 19.