Canada sees 2,341 new coronavirus cases as deaths near 10,000 – National

Canada sees 2,341 new coronavirus cases as deaths near 10,000 - National

Canada added 2,341 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, bringing the country’s total case count to 203,476.Health authorities in Canada’s provinces also said another 16 people have died after testing positive for COVID-19.The new fatalities bring the

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Mothers taking on ‘shocking’ number of hours caring for children during pandemic: study

Mothers taking on ‘shocking’ number of hours caring for children during pandemic: study

A new study indicates some Canadian mothers have taken on the equivalent of nearly two full-time jobs providing child care during the COVID-19 pandemic.Using data from COVID19monitor.org, McMaster University researchers tracked the time thousands of Canadian parents spent caring

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Canada must ‘immunize’ public against misinformation before COVID-19 vaccine arrives: Tam – National

Canada must ‘immunize’ public against misinformation before COVID-19 vaccine arrives: Tam - National

Canada’s chief public health doctor says in the age of social media, fake news about the COVID-19 pandemic has been spreading faster than the virus itself.Dr. Theresa Tam says all Canadians must play a role in not letting false

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Trudeau not taking kids trick-or-treating for Halloween this year due to coronavirus

Trudeau not taking kids trick-or-treating for Halloween this year due to coronavirus

As novel coronavirus cases continue to mount amid the second wave, Canadians have faced conflicting safety advice when it comes to holidays and trick-or-treating from public health officials.Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his family will not be taking the

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Health-care costs in Canada dropped after assisted dying became legal – National

Bill on assisted dying to be reintroduced Monday amid upcoming court deadline

Since Canada’s law on medical assistance in dying came into effect more than four years ago, health-care costs have dropped millions of dollars, according to a Parliamentary Budget Officer (PBO) report released Tuesday.The report on assisted dying said since

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25% of Canadians say their mental health is worse than in 1st coronavirus wave: poll – National

1 active case of COVID-19 remains in Nova Scotia as of Tuesday - National

Canadians continue to experience mental health difficulties due to the pandemic, with one in four saying their stress level is higher than during the first COVID-19 wave, according to a new poll.The online survey by Leger and the Association

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Long-term care homes remain vulnerable to second COVID-19 wave, insiders say

Long-term care homes remain vulnerable to second COVID-19 wave, insiders say

Fear and anxiety have taken over in Canada’s long-term care homes amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and industry insiders say it will take more than a federal band-aid solution to fix them.According to the International Long-term Care Policy Network, eight

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Health Canada recalls counterfeit hand sanitizer found at Dollarama in Ontario – National

Health Canada recalls counterfeit hand sanitizer found at Dollarama in Ontario - National

Health Canada is recalling another hand sanitizer amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, saying the product has been determined to be counterfeit.In a recall notice issued on Sunday, Health Canada said a counterfeit version of Daily Shield hand sanitizer was

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Coronavirus: Food prices to rise across Canada as COVID-19 pandemic continues

Coronavirus: Food prices to rise across Canada as COVID-19 pandemic continues

We’re leaving the era of cheap food in Canada, according to a leading food distribution researcher also known as Canada’s Food Professor.“That is what is happening now, COVID-19 is accelerating this pace,” said Sylvain Charlebois, who founded the Agri-food

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Canadian Civil Liberties Association appealing decision upholding N.L. travel ban

Canadian Civil Liberties Association appealing decision upholding N.L. travel ban

By The Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 19, 2020 6:14 pm     Updated October 19, 2020 6:18 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size -A Larger font Increase article

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