When should kids return to in-person learning? Western University researcher, colleagues finding answers

When should kids return to in-person learning? Western University researcher, colleagues finding answers

As students continue with online learning due to the coronavirus pandemic, researchers continue to grapple with two crucial questions: when and how should children go back to in-person learning?A Western University professor, alongside colleagues from across the globe, are

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Coronavirus: What you need to know about mRNA vaccines – National

Couple faces charges after flying to Yukon and receiving coronavirus vaccine - National

The two COVID-19 vaccines approved in Canada were created by using ground-breaking genetic technology that for years held huge promise, but always ran into roadblocks — until now. It’s called synthetic mRNA, or messenger RNA.Until 2020, no mRNA vaccine

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Covid-19 news: UK variant may be 30 per cent more deadly

Covid-19 news: UK variant may be 30 per cent more deadly

By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Sam Wong , Graham Lawton , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool A man reads a newspaper as he waits to enter Lord’s Cricket Ground in London

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Roy Green: We don’t deserve dogs, but we are blessed to have them – National

Roy Green: We don’t deserve dogs, but we are blessed to have them - National

It is a relationship developed over millennia: that between dogs and humans.It’s a relationship cemented by wagging tails and wide smiles. A relationship defined by phrases like “dogs are better people than people,” or perhaps more accurately and entirely

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Allergic reactions to Moderna vaccine are rare, report says – National

Explaining why the Maritimes provinces are leaving the Moderna vaccine to chill

Severe allergic reactions to Moderna Inc’s coronavirus vaccine appear to be quite rare, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Friday, after over 4 million people had received their first dose.Based on the data, the

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COVID-19 variants could be spreading across Canada. Are labs doing enough to detect them?

COVID-19 variants could be spreading across Canada. Are labs doing enough to detect them?

Canadian labs have detected about two dozen cases of concerning COVID-19 variants in our country so far. Read more: Community spread of new COVID-19 variants may be happening in Canada: Tam A highly contagious strain first detected in the

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British Columbia will not impose restrictions on inter-provincial travel, premier says

British Columbia will not impose restrictions on inter-provincial travel, premier says

Lawyers working for the B.C. government have concluded the province cannot legally restrict non-essential travel.Premier John Horgan had sought legal advice after concerns travel from outside B.C. had contributed to the spread of COVID-19.“The review of our legal options

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Toronto non-profit bringing virtual reality to seniors for chance to relive memories

Toronto non-profit bringing virtual reality to seniors for chance to relive memories

A non-profit launched by a Toronto palliative care physician and a music producer aim to give seniors a chance to relive their fondest memories while also improving their health and well-being through personalized virtual reality therapy.“It improves both physical

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Antibody can prevent COVID-19 infection in nursing, LTC homes: drugmaker Eli Lilly – National

Antibody can prevent COVID-19 infection in nursing, LTC homes: drugmaker Eli Lilly - National

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Drugmaker Eli Lilly said Thursday its antibody drug can prevent COVID-19 illness in residents and staff of nursing homes and other long-term care locations.It’s the first major study to show such a treatment may prevent illness

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