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Federal

This document sets out Health Canada's recommendation to the CFIA with respect to the temporary importation and sale of infant formula, HMF, and metabolic products that may not fully meet Canadian regulatory requirements with respect to labelling and/or composition, but are manufactured to comparable standards, and that provide information that ensures the safe preparation and use of the foods.

Last Updated: Dec. 2, 2022
Date Published: Sep. 13, 2022
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Interim policy, importation-and-sale of infant-formulas, human milk fortifiers, dietary products, inborn-errors of metabolism, metabolic products, not-fully-meet Canadian regulatory-requirements, manufactured to comparable-standards, safe-preparation-and-use of foods
Federal

The main objective of this survey was to obtain additional information regarding the presence and levels of undeclared milk in soy-based infant formula. 143 samples were tested, and none were found to contain undeclared milk.

Last Updated: May 13, 2022
Date Published: May 13, 2022
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  Allergen, Gluten, Infant formula
Federal

Therefore, Health Canada lowered the maximum levels for lead in infant formula, effective July 3, 2020, by modifying Part 2 of the List of Contaminants and Other Adulterating Substances in Foods as described in the information document.

Last Updated: Oct. 15, 2021
Date Published: Jun. 29, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  maximum lead levels, lead, infant formula, concentrated infant formula, chemical contaminants, adulterating substances, quality of foods
Federal

Find safety information on baby slings, strollers, bottles and pacifiers. Also learn about infant nutrition.

Last Updated: Nov. 18, 2020
Date Published: Oct. 15, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Infant care, safety information, baby slings, strollers, bottles, pacifiers, infant nutrition, teething necklaces, infant formula
Federal

Breastfeeding is the normal and unequalled method of feeding infants. Health Canada promotes breastfeeding - exclusively for the first six months, and sustained for up to two years or longer with appropriate complementary feeding - for the nutrition, immunologic protection, growth, and development of infants and toddlers.

Last Updated: Jul. 27, 2022
Date Published: Sep. 9, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  infant feeding, breastfeeding, complementary feeding, nutrition, immunologic protection, growth, development of infants, development of toddlers
Federal

Government of Canada tips for providing the proper food and nutrition for babies, older infants and toddlers

Last Updated: Jul. 27, 2022
Date Published: Jan. 17, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  infant nutrition, nutrition for babies, food for babies, older infants, toddlers
Federal

The main objectives of the 2016 CFP were to:

•collect data and assess the compliance of infant foods to Canadian standards for residues of veterinary drugs and pesticides

•collect baseline data on the levels of aflatoxin M1 in infant foods and formula containing milk

In the 2016 CFP, a total of 241 samples of infant and toddler foods were purchased in the Ottawa, Ontario and Gatineau, Quebec areas in August, 2016. These samples included infant formula, meat-based or dairy-based infant foods and infant snacks (0 to 2 years). Samples were analyzed for pesticide residues, veterinary drug residues and aflatoxin M1 (in dairy-based samples).

Last Updated: Apr. 13, 2022
Date Published: Jul. 2, 2021
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  food safety, chemistry, children, infant, chemical residues
Provincial

Total number of infant deaths occurring in the province of Alberta, by year.

Last Updated: Feb. 22, 2022
Date Published: May 13, 2015
Organization: Government of Alberta
Formats: XLSX CSV other
Keywords:  Baby, Death Totals, Deaths, Infant, Infant Death Rate, Infant Mortality, Mortality, Vital Statistics
Federal

​The main objective of this survey was to obtain additional information regarding the presence and levels of undeclared milk in milk alternative products. Of the 252 samples tested, 6 were found to contain undeclared beta-lactoglobulin (BLG) and/or casein. A single sample of dairy-free chocolate and 2 dairy-free ice cream samples containing both BLG and casein were deemed to represent a health risk and were recalled.

Last Updated: Apr. 13, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 30, 2021
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  Allergen, Milk alternative products, Milk
Provincial

Number of infant deaths occurring in the province of Alberta, by year, gender, age, and cause of death.

Last Updated: Feb. 22, 2022
Date Published: May 13, 2015
Organization: Government of Alberta
Formats: XLSX CSV other
Keywords:  Baby, Death Totals, Deaths, Infant, Infant Death Rate, Infant Mortality, Mortality, Vital Statistics
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