Tag archive for ‘Covid19’
By On Saturday, May 13th, 2023

What the end of a U.S. COVID-19 border restriction could mean for Canada

The United States lifted a pandemic border¬†control policy Friday¬†in a move that could have implications for Canada’s approach to migrants and asylum seekers. CBC More...

By On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2023

U.S. to lift most COVID-19 vaccine mandates for federal workers, foreign travellers

The Biden administration will end most of the last remaining U.S. federal COVID-19 vaccine requirements next week when the national public health emergency for More...

By On Wednesday, March 29th, 2023

WHO recommends COVID-19 boosters for high-risk adults 6-12 months after last dose

The World Health Organization has tailored its COVID-19 vaccination recommendations for a new phase of the pandemic, suggesting that healthy children and adolescents More...

By On Tuesday, March 21st, 2023

Biden signs bill to declassify information on origins of COVID-19

Biden said he shared Congress’ goal of releasing as much information as possible about the origin of COVID-19. However, he said his administration would keep More...

By On Friday, March 17th, 2023

Newly available COVID-19 origins data could point to raccoon dogs in Wuhan market, study says

International scientists who examined previously unavailable genetic data from samples collected at a market in China close to where the first human cases of COVID-19 More...

By On Monday, February 13th, 2023

Queen Consort Camilla tests positive for COVID-19

Camilla, the wife of King Charles and the Queen Consort, has tested positive for COVID-19, Buckingham Palace said on Monday. CBC | World News  More...

By On Monday, January 30th, 2023

Biden to announce end to COVID-19 emergency declarations in U.S.

U.S. President Joe Biden informed Congress on Monday that he will end the twin national emergencies for addressing COVID-19 on May 11, as most of the world has More...

By On Tuesday, January 24th, 2023

U.S. health officials want to make COVID-19 vaccinations more like the annual flu shot

The Food and Drug Administration on Monday proposed a simplified approach for future vaccination efforts, allowing most adults and children to get a once-a-year More...

By On Sunday, January 15th, 2023

China reports nearly 60,000 people with COVID-19 died since early December

China on Saturday reported nearly 60,000 deaths in people who had COVID-19 since early December, offering hard numbers for an unprecedented surge that was apparent More...

By On Wednesday, January 4th, 2023

COVID-19 data from China underrepresents surge of cases and deaths, WHO says

The World Health Organization is “concerned” about the surge in COVID-19 infections in China, director general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Wednesday, More...