Symptoms of COVID-19 infection continue to haunt Manitoba family

After almost losing his life to COVID-19, Kris Isford says life is anything but back to normal, now months later. “People have to realize, like this virus is serious. It … Read More

Fully vaccinated people are half as likely to develop ‘Long COVID’ symptoms: study

Fully vaccinated people who get breakthrough infections of COVID-19 are 50 per cent less likely to experience “Long COVID” in comparison to unvaccinated people who are infected with the disease, … Read More

Long COVID rare among children, but experts call for more research

Jessie-Lynn MacDonald was surprised to hear her doctor suggest a COVID-19 test last September when her 10-year-old developed an unusual rash behind his ears. She didn’t know exactly how Finlay … 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

Canadians with long COVID: Sick and, increasingly, worried they’ll go broke

Adriana Patino, 36, has been battling COVID-19 since December 2020. First, the virus made her very sick, prompting several trips to the ER when her blood-oxygen levels had dropped dangerously … Read More

‘I’m still suffering’: Some patients with mild COVID-19 have health issues months later

When she was diagnosed with COVID-19 in December 2020, Ali Janhsen was scared, but not too sick. “I felt like I had a mild flu,” she said. But although those … Read More