What the future of COVID-19 vaccines might look like

What the future of COVID-19 vaccines might look like

Forget rolling up your sleeve. If Matthew Miller and his team have their way, you could one day go to get a COVID-19 vaccine and spend about a minute of your day inhaling a tasteless, odorless mist. It would swoosh down the airway and into your lungs — sparking an immune response that would, in … Read more

Most Ontario mask mandates expire Saturday. Here’s what you need to know

Most Ontario mask mandates expire Saturday.  Here’s what you need to know

Most COVID-19 mask mandates in Ontario expired Saturday, including the province’s remaining mask requirements on public transit and in health-care settings. Dr. Kieran Moore, Ontario’s chief medical officer of health, made the announcement Thursday, lauding the province’s high vaccination rates and “Ontario’s COVID-19 situation continuing to improve.” However, the science director of Ontario’s COVID-19 advisory … Read more

Do you really need a fourth COVID-19 shot? Here’s what the federal advisory committee says

Do you really need a fourth COVID-19 shot?  Here’s what the federal advisory committee says

Canada should get ready to rapidly deploy fourth doses of COVID vaccine in the coming weeks as protection against the virus continues to wane, particularly for those 80 and older, the national body responsible for vaccination advice said Tuesday. For many who have rolled up their sleeves for a first, second and even third, the … Read more