COVID will never go away; here’s how we live with it
While many Canadians have returned to something resembling pre-pandemic life, much has changed for the long term. Certain restrictions on larger gatherings are still in place, most public places still...Read more
Should your hand sanitizer contain alcohol?
Germs are everywhere. Everything that we touch, breathe, and smell contains bacteria. Our immune system is meant to protect the body from infectious diseases, however, there is still a slight...Read more
How the COVID variants may drag out the pandemic
Canada now has the highest vaccination rates against COVID-19 anywhere in the world. While our public health authorities continue to lift restrictions cautiously.....Read more
How risky are COVID vaccines?
You’ve probably gotten mixed messages about COVID vaccines. Misinformation is blanketing social media. Official recommendations are shifting constantly. Oxford-AstraZeneca’s vaccineRead more
You probably won’t get COVID from touching things but...
In the early months of the pandemic, researchers warned that the virus that causes COVID-19 could survive on plastic or stainless steel for days.If you touched those surfaces...Read more
4 common myths about COVID-19 vaccines, debunked
Dr. James Hamblin, a medical doctor and editor at the Atlantic magazine, recently tweeted a pair of statistics: “So far, global deaths from COVID are, very roughly, 2.7 million,” he...Read more
How long until the COVID-19 pandemic is over?
President Joe Biden recently announced that the U.S. will have enough vaccines to ensure every one of its 328 million citizens can be inoculated against COVID-19 by the end of...Read more