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You'll likely catch COVID-19 again and again. Will each round feel

webErin Wilson, a fitness teacher and actor in Halifax, has caught COVID-19 twice — the first time last December and again in July. Both times the virus hit her hard, …

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'This is a crisis': Head of medical association warns that the health

webThe new president of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) said Wednesday he fears the country's fragile health-care system will deteriorate further …

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How the American health system is holding up compared with …

webDecter recalls attending a conference a few years ago where he learned one U.S. health provider was doing 20 per cent of its consultations virtually; by comparison, …

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How seniors can access 4 key vaccines this fall — for COVID, flu

webExperts say most Canadians should wait for updated shots. And Sinha said seniors who want a full slate of all four vaccines, including high-dose flu shots, the latest …

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Canadians less satisfied in their access to health care than …

webHealth-care access in Canada vs. U.S. When it comes to people satisfied with their access to care, the research found 15 per cent, or 4.7 million Canadians, have …

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What the end of the COVID emergency means for Canada CBC …

webThe pandemic, which was first declared an international crisis by WHO, the United Nations' health agency, on Jan. 30, 2020, resulted in unprecedented lockdowns, …

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Is everyone getting sick for the holidays

webIf you or someone you know is battling a cold, the flu or COVID-19, you're not alone. It's that time of year when more people are feeling sick and health officials are …

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Massive new survey finds widespread frustration with access to …

webA Toronto-based research team met with and surveyed some 10,000 Canadians about the state of the health-care system — and what they found is deep …

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2 years into the pandemic, Canada's mental-health system is at a …

web2:11. A new survey reveals more than half of Canadians feel their mental health has gotten worse two years into the COVID-19 pandemic. Experts are calling on …

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B.C.'s health-care crisis is unrelenting. What can be done to fix it

webAn estimated one in five — nearly a million — British Columbians do not have a family doctor, and that's just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the health-care …

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It's not just COVID anymore, or a triple-demic. Welcome to the …

webAs health-care teams remain dangerously overstretched, they’re also grappling with the pressure of what some physicians are calling a “new norm” for …

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How to access the new RSV vaccine, and how much will it cost

webArexvy is the first vaccine given the green light by Health Canada to protect against respiratory syncytial virus or RSV in adults over 60. In most parts of Canada, …

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Quebec adopts sweeping health-care reform bill CBC News

webThe Coalition Avenir Québec (CAQ) government has adopted its sweeping health-care reform legislation, Bill 15. The motion was adopted at 5:15 a.m. following an …

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Ontario passes health-reform bill that expands private delivery of …

webMore private clinics to offer certain publicly funded surgeries. Ontario Health Minister Sylvia Jones is pictured at a news conference Jan. 11, 2023. The province has …

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Alberta to dismantle current patient-care model, create new health

webAlberta Premier Danielle Smith speaks about health-care reforms during a news conference in Edmonton on Wednesday November 8, 2023. (Jason Franson/The …

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10 measles cases identified in Quebec, 7 in Montreal, public health

webQuebec's public health director Dr. Luc Boileau is asking Quebecers to make sure they and their children's vaccinations against measles are up-to-date, as cases of …

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B.C. announces more support for youth mental health and

webThe B.C. government says 10 new Foundry centres being developed in the province will give young people and their families faster and easier access to mental …

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Psychiatrist's new warning that Trump's mental state 'is a national …

webThe chorus of concerns about U.S. President Donald Trump's mental health capacity is now louder than ever. Critics believe his behaviour has demonstrated that he …

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York Region Public Health investigating adult case of measles with

webYork Regional Public Health says it has confirmed a fourth case of measles in Ontario, this time in a man in his 30s who has not travelled recently or been in contact …

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Quebec greenlights X gender markers for driver's licences, health …

webIn a surprise decision, the Quebec government has approved X gender markers on provincial driver's licences and health cards for trans and non-binary people.

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Medical workers suspended over peek at Clooney's records

webSeveral New Jersey hospital staffers have been suspended for allegedly peeking at George Clooney's confidential medical information after he was hurt in a …

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Cat Lake First Nation's nursing station burns down, leaving remote

webA fire has completely destroyed the nursing station in Cat Lake First Nation, a remote Ojibway community in northwestern Ontario. Here's what we know so far about …

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'It's just caught people off guard': City of Brandon deals with

webIt's a snow day for people in Brandon as they dig themselves out of a massive dump of snow that hit the southwestern Manitoba city on the weekend. The city got hit …

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As Camilla reportedly takes a week off from royal duties, rumours …

webQueen Camilla is reportedly taking a week off from royal duties, raising rumours and speculation about Britain's Royal Family to a fever pitch amid little public …

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Born during Gaza war, infant twins killed in Israeli airstrike

webBorn a few weeks into the Gaza war, infant twins Wesam and Naeem Abu Anza were buried on Sunday, the youngest of 14 members of the same family whom Gaza …

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