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3 more employees at Brandon Maple Leaf hog plant test positive for COVID-19

Three more employees at the sprawling Maple Leaf hog processing plant in Brandon tested positive for the novel coronavirus and now the workers’ union...

Samsung says it has received FDA clearance for smartwatch ECG tracking

Alongside yesterday's reveal of the Galaxy Watch3, Samsung announced that it has received regulatory clearance from the FDA for its ECG monitoring app. But while...

Even Asymptomatic People Carry the Coronavirus in High Amounts

Of all the coronavirus’s qualities, perhaps the most surprising has been that seemingly healthy people can spread it to others. This trait has made...

Trudeau government should rethink EI as CERB winds down, labour group warns – National

A workers-rights group is calling on the federal government to rethink the employment insurance program as an emergency benefit for workers is set to...

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“For anyone who hears the word of God,” he said, “that disease will never come and infect you.”One of Myanmar’s two vice presidents, U...

Coronavirus: It’s possible U.S. will have vaccine before Nov. 3 election, Trump claims – National

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday it was possible the United States would have a coronavirus vaccine before the Nov. 3...

The Many Symptoms of Covid-19

Rob Gregson, 52, of South Orange, N.J., went to bed feeling under the weather and woke up with chest tightness, a “weird” cough, difficulty...

In person or remote learning? Parents, guardians of TVDSB students must pick by Aug. 18

The Thames Valley District School Board (TVDSB) says parents and guardians have until Tuesday, Aug. 18, to confirm whether their children will attend school...

Health Experts to F.D.A.: Make Your Vaccine Deliberations Public

A coalition of leading public health experts urged the Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday night to conduct full safety and efficacy reviews of...

Fast, Less Accurate Covid Tests May Ease the U.S. Backlog, Experts Say

Ms. Magnus, who has already completed a two-week quarantine at home, no longer cares if she gets her results. “By now, that doesn’t tell...

C.D.C. Warns of the Dangers of Drinking Hand Sanitizer After Fatal Poisonings

Federal health authorities issued a formal warning on Wednesday about the dangers of drinking hand sanitizer and alerted poison control centers across the nation...

Can a Physically Taxing Job Be Bad for Our Brains?

But there were associations between physical job demands and the brain. People who reported that their job drained them physically turned out also to...

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Coronavirus: Concerns over global drug shortage prompts London, Ont., sedatives study

As the possibility of a second wave of COVID-19 in the fall raises increased concern over the potential for global drug shortages, a team...

London Public Library branches prepare to open for in-person services

Starting next week, four London Public Library (LPL) branches will open to provide in-person access to limited services for the first time since closing...

Coronavirus: Africa now over 3M cases, but millions still untested – National

JOHANNESBURG — Africa’s confirmed coronavirus cases have surpassed one million, but global health experts say the true toll is likely several times higher, reflecting...

US’ first Apple-Google COVID-19 tracing app goes live in Virginia

The first U.S. COVID-19 contact tracing app built on Apple and Google's Exposure Notifications system tools has launched in the state of Virginia. The free...

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