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COVID-19 in Canada


BREAKING | 15 more deaths in latest B.C. COVID-19 update

B.C. has recorded 15 more COVID-19-related deaths in the last 24 hours, pushing the seven-day rolling average for deaths in the province to its highest level since mid-October.

Variants of Concern

Omicron could soon peak and hospitalizations may surge, Tam says

The Omicron variant has 'eclipsed' all previous COVID-19 waves in Canada and new modelling forecasts a 'large surge' and potential peak in new cases this month, before declining in February. The modelling data provided by the Public Health Agency of Canada also shows Canada is on track to see approximately between 100,000 and 250,000 daily infections.

Re-opening Canada

How COVID-19 Affects Me

The not-so-ugly truth about face masks and attractiveness

A study conducted during the COVID-19 pandemic in the United Kingdom suggests medical masks boost a person's facial attractiveness, highlighting a possible link between face coverings and perceptions of being responsible or caring during the global public health crisis.

Your Finances

Vaccine mandate: How a wrongful dismissal claim could play out

As workplaces enforce their own vaccine mandates, it remains to be seen just how many wrongful dismissal claims will be launched and whether they will stand up to legal scrutiny. speaks to lawyers about what a wrongful dismissal claim could look like.

In-depth with Avis Favaro