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Many Metrics to Measure COVID-19, Which Are Best?

Ali Mokdad, professor of health metrics sciences, Institute for Health Metrics...

Trudeau to address the nation on COVID-19 fight Wednesday evening

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will address the nation tomorrow evening at 6:30 p.m. ET after the speech from the throne lays out the...

COVID Hits Minorities Hardest in Nursing Homes, Too

TUESDAY, Sept. 22, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Minority residents of U.S. nursing homes and assisted...

Public Health Agency of Canada president resigns as COVID-19 cases spike

The president of the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) is stepping down only 18 months into the job, leaving the federal agency tasked...

COVID Prevention May Mean Record Low Flu Rates

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter ...

Why doctors think you should get the flu shot this year — and soon

As COVID-19 cases climb in many provinces, flu season is also on the horizon. Doctors say there's more interest in the flu shot...

Meager Meals, Dirty Rooms: Life in ‘Quarantine U’

Students say meager meals, unclean quarters and a general lack of necessities has made isolation feel like a punishment – adding to...

Ontario rolls back gathering limits in some areas as 293 new COVID-19 cases reported

Ontario is rolling back gathering limits in some areas of the province and also implementing new fines for people who host and attend large...

Smoking Ups Your Risk of a Fatal Brain Bleed

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter ...

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