Canadians’ trust in vaccines strong, but not strong enough: survey

Almost two in three Canadians surveyed recently said they trust COVID-19 vaccines to be both safe and effective. Proof Strategies conducts a survey every year to assess how much faith … Read More

Parkinson’s disease patients should be prioritized for COVID-19 vaccines: experts

People with Parkinson’s disease (PD) should be given priority to get the coronavirus vaccines because they are at a high risk of developing severe illness from COVID-19, some experts say. … Read More

Will the coronavirus vaccine cause infertility? Here’s what you need to know

If you clicked on this story, chances are you’re among the growing number of people looking for answers about whether the coronavirus vaccine is safe for pregnant people, or about … Read More

Canada monitoring potential threats to vaccine rollout: feds

The government is watching “a number of threat indicators” as coronavirus vaccine doses arrive in Canada and travel into different communities, according to the man who is leading the charge … Read More

Coronavirus vaccines: What you should know about the side effects

Almost a year into the coronavirus outbreak, and following months of scientific research and clinical trials by Pfizer and BioNTech, a newly approved COVID-19 vaccine began to roll out in Canada … Read More

Coronavirus vaccine makers are shielded from liability. Here’s why officials say that’s normal

The government has confirmed that coronavirus vaccine manufacturers are protected from liability when it comes to issues with their doses — but the feds say this is par-for-the-course and has … Read More

O’Toole doesn’t support Tory MP-sponsored petition questioning coronavirus vaccine

Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole says he does not support an e-petition that questions the safety of a potential coronavirus vaccine, which was sponsored by a Conservative MP. “I don’t agree … Read More

‘Human experimentation’: Tory MP sponsors e-petition disputing assured coronavirus vaccine safety

Conservative MP Derek Sloan has sponsored a parliamentary e-petition that raises questions about the safety of a future coronavirus vaccine. It also states that “bypassing proper safety protocols means COVID-19 … Read More

Canada’s coronavirus restrictions could last years even with vaccine: top doctors

Even if the global race to find a coronavirus vaccine succeeds, many of the restrictions aimed at managing the pandemic will likely need to remain in place for years, say … Read More