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Quebec minister defends transfer of seniors to care homes during COVID-19 first wav

Quebec minister defends transfer of seniors to care homes during COVID-19 first wav

Quebec faced criticism for its decision to transfer patients from hospitals to understaffed and under-equipped care homes, which were devastated duri [...]
Quebec sees jump in daily COVID-19 cases with more than 700 new infections

Quebec sees jump in daily COVID-19 cases with more than 700 new infections

Quebec saw a jump in COVID-19 cases on Wednesday with 718 new infections reported. The death toll attributable to the virus stands at 11,548. [...]
Pfizer files for U.S. authorization of its pill to treat COVID-19

Pfizer files for U.S. authorization of its pill to treat COVID-19

Pfizer says that its COVID-19 treatment pill can help to significantly cut the risk of death or hospitalization in high-risk adults. [...]
COVID-19: MLHU reports 13 cases and 1 death, nearly 90% eligible have 1st dose

COVID-19: MLHU reports 13 cases and 1 death, nearly 90% eligible have 1st dose

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 [...]
Quebec reports 2 COVID-related deaths, booster shots open to those 80 and older

Quebec reports 2 COVID-related deaths, booster shots open to those 80 and older

It is now possible for people aged 80 and over to book an appointment for a booster shot on the government's Clic Santé website.  [...]
Ontario reports 481 new COVID-19 cases, 1 more death

Ontario reports 481 new COVID-19 cases, 1 more death

Of the 481 new cases recorded, 236 were unvaccinated people, 18 were partially vaccinated, 189 were fully vaccinated and for 38 people the vaccinatio [...]
London, Ont.-led global study investigates changes to heart valve surgery

London, Ont.-led global study investigates changes to heart valve surgery

Researchers wanted to find out if surgically repairing both the mitral and tricuspid valves at once, rather than just the mitral valve, would lead to [...]
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