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Nearly 5,000 Ontarians die from infectious diseases every year

By ICES:

https://www.ices.on.ca/Newsroom/News-Releases/2010/Nearly-5000-Ontarians-die-from-infectious-diseases

The ten most burdensome infectious diseases in Ontario are:

  • Hepatitis C virus
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae
  • Human papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Hepatitis B virus
  • Escherichia coli (E. coli)
  • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV/AIDS)
  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • Influenza
  • Clostridium difficile Rhinoviruses (common cold)