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Safety won't be compromised for vaccine, Canada's top doctors say

Safety won't be compromised for vaccine, Canada's top doctors say

Moscow vaccine appears to have beenĀ given approval before any phase three trial
Worldwide virus cases top 20 million, doubling in six weeks

Worldwide virus cases top 20 million, doubling in six weeks

The average number of new cases per day in the U.S. is still running high at over 54,000
Global coronavirus cases top 20M as Russia approves vaccine

Global coronavirus cases top 20M as Russia approves vaccine

Russia has reported more than 890,000 cases, the fourth-highest total in the world
Health Canada recalling more than 50 hand sanitizers in evolving list

Health Canada recalling more than 50 hand sanitizers in evolving list

Canadians should consult the list regularly
COVID-19 vaccine efforts provide hope but no silver bullet to stop pandemic: Tam

COVID-19 vaccine efforts provide hope but no silver bullet to stop pandemic: Tam

People must remain focused on strong public health measures to control the outbreak
Can you get the coronavirus from secondhand smoke?

Can you get the coronavirus from secondhand smoke?

Updated: From masks to cohorting, a guide to back-to-school rules across the country

Updated: From masks to cohorting, a guide to back-to-school rules across the country

Alberta plans to fully reopen schools from kindergarten to Grade 12 this fall.
Vietnam reports 1st ever virus death after renewed outbreak

Vietnam reports 1st ever virus death after renewed outbreak

More than 100 new cases have been confirmed in the past week
Canadians can now download new COVID-19 exposure-alert smartphone app

Canadians can now download new COVID-19 exposure-alert smartphone app

App is completely voluntary to download and to use, Trudeau says
Tam says feds, experts discussing COVID-19 vaccine orders amid concerns of delay

Tam says feds, experts discussing COVID-19 vaccine orders amid concerns of delay