Jean Hussell was partially vaccinated from COVID-19 and followed the proper guidelines for her oral surgerl in Halifax, but her procedure was called off at the last minute.
Many parents are relieved to hear that Health Canada will soon approve COVID-19 vaccines for kids aged 5-11.
Quebec faced criticism for its decision to transfer patients from hospitals to understaffed and under-equipped care homes, which were devastated during the first wave of COVID-19.
Government sources tell Global News that Ottawa will drop its requirement for proof of a negative COVID-19 test upon entry to Canada — but only for short trips.
Ontario Premier Doug Ford says “a lot of premiers” would like to see an end to the mandatory molecular COVID-19 test required to enter Canada.
As of Monday, LHSC had accepted fewer than five critical care patient transfers from St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital. STEGH is at full capacity for critically ill patients.
Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry says the vaccine works against the evolution of the Delta variant, based on preliminary evaluation.