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WHO considers declaring monkeypox a global health emergency

The World Health Organization is contemplating whether the monkeypox outbreak should be declared a global emergency. Some experts, however, said the WHO’s decision to act...

Two new suspected cases, one probable case of monkeypox in Toronto

Toronto Public Health is investigating two more suspected cases of monkeypox. The health agency is also looking into one probable case of the rare disease. It...

Burnout or stress? Here’s how to differentiate the two

Burnout and stress are terms that are being used a lot more frequently and often interchangeably, but there is a difference. Burnout prevention strategist...

Health officials investigating possible cases of the Omicron variant in Hamilton...

Ontario’s chief medical officer of health says doctors are investigating four more possible cases of the COVID-19 Omicron variant- two in Hamilton and two...

WHO declares new COVID-19 variant of concern named ‘Omicron’

The World Health Organization (WHO) met Friday to discuss a COVID-19 variant in South Africa that has been rapidly spreading among young people and...

CDC says U.S. will welcome travellers immunized with vaccines approved by...

Canadians immunized with the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine will be able to travel to the United States when new travel rules take effect next month. The Centers...

Canadian officials react to the World Health Organization’s concern over mixing...

Health officials are speaking out after the World Health Organization's chief scientist cited limited data on mixing COVID-19 vaccines. Experts say there is enough...

Europe surpasses 1 million COVID-19 deaths

Europe has surpassed one-million deaths from COVID-19. That's according to Dr. Hans Kluge, a top official from the World Health Organization. He says the situation remains...

COVID-19 one year later

Thursday marks one year since the World Health Organization declared a global pandemic. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has declared the a National Day of Observance...

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Hamilton reports first case of monkeypox

Hamilton has confirmed its first case of monkeypox. The city's public health services says the person was most likely infected during a recent visit to...

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The Brantford Red Sox facing grim future

The Brantford Red Sox may be facing a grim future following years of struggles on the field and off it. The Intercounty Baseball League...