Ontario’s vaccine verification app for businesses now available as 417 new COVID-19 cases reported

Ontario’s vaccine verification app for businesses, Verify Ontario, appears to be ready for download ahead of schedule,…

Coronavirus: What’s happening in Canada and around the world on Thursday

The latest: The World Health Organization says the number of global coronavirus cases fell in the…

Failed deal with China delayed made-in-Canada COVID-19 vaccine plans

The federal government’s failed collaboration with a vaccine manufacturing company in China early in the pandemic…

WHO hopes new COVID-19 panel can find coronavirus origins

The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday its newly formed advisory group on dangerous pathogens…

How lungs delivered by drone saved an Ontario man’s life

The last thing Alain Hodak remembers before his double lung transplant surgery was excitedly waiting in the operating room for a…

Pediatric patients now excluded from Alberta’s critical-care triage protocol

Hospitalized children who need critical care will receive treatment even if Alberta’s intensive care units are…

Quebec delays vaccine mandate for health-care workers by one month, fearing staffing crisis

After weeks of insisting Quebec would go ahead and impose a vaccination mandate for health-care workers and…

Canadian Blood Services now allows some gay, bisexual men to donate plasma in Calgary, London, Ont.

Canadian Blood Services is taking the first steps to allowing gay and bisexual men who have…

Some unvaccinated people are going public after getting COVID-19. Will it convince others to get the shot?

Brenda Lee Legault wasn’t ready to get the COVID-19 vaccine.  “I was hesitant,” Legault, 61, said.  She…