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TORONTO Toronto could see about 2, 500 COVID 19 cases per day by the end of April if the current rate of transmission remains the same, the citys top...
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Dozens of Americans are rolling up their sleeves for a third dose of COVID 19 vaccine this time, shots tweaked to guard against a worrisome mutated version of the virus....
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This 2016 photo provided by the family shows Jake Kestler, center, with his parents, Gallite and Josh, and his sister, Lily, a month before he was diagnosed with brain cancer....
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TORONTO Toronto s top doctor says that at the current rate of transmission the city could see 2, 500 new COVID 19 cases per day by the end of...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ The recent flood of COVID 19 vaccine doses into Canada is expected to wane this week, with a little more than one million shots...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ TORONTO — Timothy Sauve was brushing his teeth one morning in December when he was hit by a dizzy spell that knocked him...
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Pfizer Inc and its German partner BioNTech SE on Friday asked U.S. regulators to allow the emergency use of their vaccine in adolescents aged 12 to 15. The vaccine is...
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Pandemic fuelled frustration has some teens expressing anger in unhealthy ways after a year of missed social connections that would typically help them mature and regulate their emotions, says a psychiatrist...
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WINNIPEG Canadian researchers say children may be less infectious than adults with the COVID 19 virus, suggesting daycares, schools and extracurricular activities could continue with appropriate precautions in...
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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND The WHO reiterated Friday there was no adequate data on switching Covid 19 vaccines between doses, after France said under 55s who received an AstraZeneca first jab...
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A+ COVID 19 cases rose as Canadians spent more time outside their homes over the past year, but warmer weather saw lower growth rates of infections, according to a new study...
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A+ Following the shutdown of a mass vaccination site in Colorado after 11 people reported “adverse reactions” to the Johnson & Johnson COVID 19 jab, a county in North Carolina also...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ Australia and the Philippines limited use of AstraZeneca‘s COVID 19 vaccine on Thursday, while the Africa Union dropped plans to buy the shot, dealing further...
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Australia and the Philippines limited use of AstraZeneca s COVID 19 vaccine on Thursday, while the Africa Union dropped plans to buy the shot, dealing further blows to the company s...
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Budget 2021 includes funding to establish a new program to pay for the cost of continuous glucose monitoring CGM devices for eligible children and youth under the age of 25,...
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CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA Australia on Thursday become the latest country to restrict use of the AstraZeneca vaccine by recommending that it not be given to people under age...
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LONDON The U.K. s COVID 19 vaccination program is beginning to break the link between infection and serious illness or death, according to the latest results from an...
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TEHRAN, IRAN Iran hit a new coronavirus infection record on Thursday for the third straight day, reporting 22, 586 new cases as the country grapples with a severe...
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A+ Canada could give 75 per cent of adults their first COVID 19 vaccine dose by mid June if provinces stretch the dosing intervals between COVID 19 jabs up to four months, the National...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ Provincial governments are grappling with how to bring the third wave of COVID 19 under control, as the more virulent variants of the virus...