covid-19 vaccine

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crowdfunding cancer charity hopes to help innovative new therapies escape ‘valley of death’

as the arrival of liver cancer awareness month calls much-needed attention to another worthy cause, a former researcher is trying to change the way we wage war on the disease.
dave yasvinski
oct 2 2023

record-breaking wildfires raise questions about health impact on canadians

as the wildfire season breaks records year after year, experts warn even canadians in traditionally unaffected areas need to learn how to protect themselves from smoke inhalation.
dave yasvinski
aug 10 2023

nahid acupuncture clinic offers traditional chinese and laser treatments in saskatoon

nahid mobini, who was a medical doctor in iran and an acupuncturist in china before moving to saskatoon, has opened an acupuncture clinic on 8th street
don rice
jul 25 2023

local health providers marking world hepatitis day with free testing

the windsor essex community health centre and partner o...
taylor campbell
jul 25 2023

cornwall woman's family pleads for 'miracle' drug to treat her cystic fibrosis

twenty-five-year-old chanelle lafleche has to stop and ...
elizabeth payne
jul 24 2023

operation eyesight expands life-changing efforts at home and in africa

calgary businessman art jenkyns met dr. ben gullison, a...
david parker
jul 24 2023

hanes: sexual assault victim’s hospital ordeal wasn't simply a linguistic issue

news that a montreal woman was shuffled between three hospitals before getting care is troubling, but there's more to it than the media uproar suggests.
allison hanes
jul 19 2023



for those with compromised immune systems, covid remains a death threat

some people with compromised immune systems have been living in isolation since early 2020.
maija kappler
dec 16 2022

council votes to remove vaccine mandate for city employees

roughly 80 employees were terminated as a result of the mandate. about half of them were temporary part-time workers.
taylor campbell
nov 10 2022

vaccine confidence ‘another victim of the covid-19 pandemic,’ study says

we know vaccines work — but people are losing faith in them, despite all the evidence.
dave yasvinski
nov 7 2022

are the new covid boosters really better? here's what early research says

the new bivalent covid-19 vaccines may not be more effective than the old shots at neutralizing omicron, two new studies suggest
sharon kirkey
oct 28 2022

myocarditis risk is seven times greater with covid-19 than vaccines

heart inflammation can lead to blood clots in your heart that cause stroke or heart attack, and can be fatal.
karen hawthorne
oct 19 2022

youths age 12 to 17 can get boosters as health canada approves new vaccine

ontario's health minister says the timing of deliveries "is still being confirmed," with the first shipment of pfizer bivalent vaccine "in the coming weeks."
jacquie miller
oct 9 2022