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Alberta Health Services is notifying people about a possible exposure to hepatitis B at a midwife clinic in Calgary. They are urging some patients to get tested.

The notice released by Alberta Health Services said that the potential exposure was at the now-closed Calgary Midwives Collective (CMC) and that it stemmed from "improperly sterilized medical equipment."

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A Calgary pub and restaurant has been temporarily closed after "multiple live cockroaches" were found on the premises during an Alberta Health Services inspection.

The Pig & Duke Neighbourhood Pub location at 12 Avenue S.W. was ordered to temporarily close down by AHS after inspectors found cockroaches in food preparation areas, among other Public Health Act violations.

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A restaurant in Airdrie has been temporarily shut down by Alberta Health Services after inspectors found a "significant cockroach infestation" along with multiple other public health code violations.

In a notice of closure, AHS said evidence of a cockroach infestation was found throughout Sushi Haru, including "food contact surfaces, food equipment, dishwashing area, and walls."

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A Calgary restaurant was ordered to temporarily close after inspectors found an "abundance of mouse droppings, urine and nesting materials" in various places along with 11 other health violations.

During an inspection, Alberta Health Services said the droppings, urine and nesting materials had been found in "storage areas, shelves, on conduits and electrical boxes below the kitchen counters and around the ice machine" at Pho Phuong Vietnamese Cuisine on Elbow Drive Southwest.

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A Calgary pizza restaurant reopened on April 22 after health inspectors found mouse carcasses stuck to glue traps in the kitchen and storage areas as well as 13 other health violations.

During an inspection, an Alberta Health Services executive officer reported that two live mice were running around in the dishwashing area of Oakridge Pizza, on 90 Avenue Southwest.

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