Moderna COVID-19 vaccine gets Health Canada approval for kids 12+ – National | Globalnews.ca

As the Delta variant rages through unvaccinated populations in Canada ahead of the back-to-school season, children aged 12 and up will now be able to get the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. Health Canada authorized the use of the highly effective mRNA vaccine for Canadian children between the ages of 12 and 17 on Friday morning. The … Read more

B.C. introduces COVID-19 vaccine passport card – NEWS 1130

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) — Starting Sept. 13, the province has announced that vaccine passports will be required in order to access non-essential businesses. One dose will be required to enter places like indoor concerts, sporting events, movies, and anywhere there is non-discretionary activities by mid-September. By Oct. 24, only fully immunized people will be able to … Read more

COVID-19 vaccines now mandatory for all B.C. long-term and assisted living staff | Globalnews.ca

B.C. health officials announced new orders Thursday that everyone who works in long-term care and assisted living facilities in the province must be vaccinated against COVID-19. “We think this additional step to the steps we took earlier on… that this additional step will add to the safety of all of those living in long-term care,” … Read more

Alberta will not bring in COVID-19 vaccine passports: Premier Kenney | Globalnews.ca

Premier Jason Kenney says Alberta will not be following the lead of Quebec and Manitoba on vaccine passports. Quebec intends to bring in the passports, beginning in September, for anyone wanting to visit non-essential businesses in parts of the province where the COVID-19 rate is high. Manitoba has been issuing proof-of-immunization cards to residents who … Read more

“No One Has Died from the Coronavirus”. Diseases and Deaths “Caused by Something Else”? – Global ResearchGlobal Research – Centre for Research on Globalization

First published on July 3, 2020 A high-profile European pathologist is reporting that he and his colleagues across Europe have not found any evidence of any deaths from the novel coronavirus on that continent. Dr. Stoian Alexov called the World Health Organization (WHO) a “criminal medical organization” for creating worldwide fear and chaos without providing … Read more

Rona Forever: Pfizer Seeking OK for 3rd Coronavirus Vaccine Dose

Pfizer is ready to seek U.S. authorization for a third dose of its coronavirus vaccine, outlining Thursday a top up shot within 12 months could dramatically boost immunity and counter any virus mutant. Pfizer’s Dr. Mikael Dolsten told the Associated Press early data from the company’s booster study suggests people’s antibody levels rise five- to 10-fold after … Read more

Coronavirus death toll hits 4 million worldwide as Delta variant spreads | Fox News

Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. As countries rush to vaccinate their citizens, the global death toll passed 4 million on Wednesday, according to Johns Hopkins University.  The Delta variant is spreading through some countries where vaccinations lag, causing a “wave of death,” World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said … Read more

Ontario to enter Step 3 of COVID-19 reopening plan on July 16, days earlier than expected | Globalnews.ca

The Ontario government is moving the province into Step 3 of the COVID-19 reopening plan nearly a week earlier than previously expected. Officials confirmed on Friday that the province will move into Step 3 on July 16 at 12:01 a.m. Ontario was originally slated to move into the next step on July 21. “I didn’t … Read more

Six people injected with saline instead of COVID-19 vaccine at Ontario clinic in June | CTV News

TORONTO — More than 200 people are being contacted to repeat their COVID-19 vaccinations because some who attended an immunization clinic in the Niagara region were injected with a saline solution instead of the shot. Niagara Region Public Health said Tuesday that six people were injected with the harmless saline substance on June 16 at … Read more

Highly contagious Delta coronavirus variant spreading fast in California

The Delta coronavirus variant is now the third-most common in California, new data show, underscoring the danger of the highly contagious strain to people who have not been vaccinated against COVID-19. The variant makes up 14.5% of California coronavirus cases analyzed so far in June, up from 4.7% in May, when it was the fourth-most … Read more