Breaking: Quebec tops 1,600 new cases as third COVID-19 wave deepens

Breaking: Quebec tops 1,600 new cases as third COVID-19 wave deepens

Quebec is continuing to see a rise in COVID-19 infections after the province reported 1,609 new cases Thursday.It is the highest number of new daily cases recorded since at least January, at the peak of the second wave of

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Breaking Barriers to Pain Treatment

Breaking Barriers to Pain Treatment

Ten years ago, Jaime Sanders launched The Migraine Diva, a blog to chronicle her experiences as a young Black woman living with chronic migraine headaches. Her vulnerability and transparency about her life — including battles with chronic pain, depression and

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Digital health companies raised $6.7B, breaking a record for Q1

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The seemingly-constant stream of funding announcements in March drove digital health funding to a new record. Startups raised $6.7 billion across 147 deals in the first quarter, according to a new report by Rock Health. And they’ve been raising rounds

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Breaking Down What COVID-19 Vaccine Effectiveness Means

Breaking Down What COVID-19 Vaccine Effectiveness Means

The U.S. now has three safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines being shipped around the country and making it into people’s arms. All meet the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s threshold for protecting people from COVID-19 disease. Yet two of them

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Contributed: How femtech is breaking the taboo around women’s health and closing the gender health gap

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Women are taught from a young age to be ashamed of our bodies. We’re conditioned to stay small, look pretty, and have no flaws – and if we do, we must certainly never admit them. This is maybe why so

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Working together to keep COVID from breaking the healthcare workforce

Working together to keep COVID from breaking the healthcare workforce

The COVID-19 pandemic has challenged everyone, but none more than the front-line healthcare workers making extreme sacrifices every day. The physical strain of keeping up with relentless surges in caseloads can be simply brutal, but we know that the catastrophic

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Chilliwack RCMP issue $18,000 in fines to churches breaking COVID-19 restrictions

Chilliwack RCMP issue $18,000 in fines to churches breaking COVID-19 restrictions

The Chilliwack RCMP says it has issued fines amounting to $18,400 to three Chilliwack churches that violated COVID-19 restrictions.The province banned in-person religious services in November as part of a suite of new measures intended to curb surging coronavirus

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Meat-free diets linked with greater risk of breaking bones

Meat-free diets linked with greater risk of breaking bones

By Clare Wilson A vegetarian diet may increase the risk of breaking bonescoldsnowstorm/Getty Images People who don’t eat meat are more at risk of breaking bones, especially their hips, according to the largest study yet of this risk. The effect

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Ontario reports more than 1,500 new coronavirus cases, breaking another single-day record

Ontario reports more than 1,500 new coronavirus cases, breaking another single-day record

Ontario reported 1,575 new cases of coronavirus on Thursday, which is yet another new single-day record for the third day in a row, bringing the provincial total to 89,784.Thursday’s case count beats Wednesday’s which saw 1,426 — the previous

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