Alberta, Saskatchewan COVID-19 spike a lesson for rest of Canada: experts

For 19 months, provinces across Canada have been coming up with ways to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. In and out of waves, each province has handled COVID-19 differently and has … Read More

Halifax doctor invents new device to help COVID-19 patients breathe better

A Halifax ICU doctor is gaining Canada-wide support from his colleagues for a medical device he’s created that could transform care for critically ill patients during the fourth wave of … Read More

Canadian students prepare for COVID-19 school year during fourth wave

The discomfort of wearing a mask all day at school, falling short of the minimum age to get vaccinated, uncertainty over whether in-person learning will continue through the semester: These … Read More

‘We’re in big trouble’: Doctors worry Canada’s 4th wave of COVID-19 could be biggest yet

With case numbers shooting up in Ontario, Alberta and B.C., health experts worry that Canada could be going into its worst wave of COVID-19 yet, unless governments act now to … Read More

What will Canada’s 4th COVID-19 wave look like? Here’s what the experts, data say

The fourth wave of COVID-19 that public health experts have been warning about for months has arrived. “The latest national surveillance data indicate that a fourth wave is underway in … Read More

Reality Check: How vulnerable will children be in Canada’s fourth wave of COVID-19?

When Desiree McCue first noticed mysterious marks on her teenage daughter last March, she thought it was some kind of rash. “She was also vomiting and had headaches, so we … Read More

More Canadians think COVID-19 will worsen as Delta variant spreads: poll

A new poll suggests more Canadians believe the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic has not passed as concerns rise about a fourth wave of infections driven by the spread of … Read More

MLHU focuses on outreach amid ‘4th wave’ of COVID-19 in unvaccinated people

The Middlesex-London Health Unit is hoping to reach unvaccinated residents amid what medical officer of health Dr. Chris Mackie has described as a “fourth wave of COVID” among that subset … Read More

Canada’s COVID-19 situation looking up, but Delta variant threatens fall and winter

Hospitalizations and COVID-19 cases continue to decline across the country, but the highly contagious Delta variant stands a chance of unravelling some of the progress Canada has made, according to … Read More

Canada may see COVID-19 resurgence despite full vaccinations, experts say

Canada could see a resurgence of COVID-19 cases even if the country manages to fully vaccinate a majority of its population, according to experts. University of Saskatchewan epidemiologist Nazeem Muhajarine … Read More