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Omicron is raging in the U.K. What can Canada learn? – National

With the Omicron COVID-19 variant rapidly taking hold in many Canadian provinces, some experts are looking overseas for a preview of what could happen...

Nonprofits Urge Addition of Deadly Noma Disease to WHO List

The disfiguring disease Noma, found mainly in poor areas of sub-Saharan Africa that lack health care, kills 90% of victims, most of them children,...

Omicron variant might make COVID-19 vaccines less effective, WHO warns – National

Preliminary evidence indicates that COVID-19 vaccines may be less effective against infection and transmission linked to the Omicron variant, which also carries a higher...

Quebec, Ontario, P.E.I., introduce new measures to slow Omicron spread

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has consulted the premiers on additional border and travel measures that could help slow the community spreading of COVID-19. In a...

European officials warn omicron may be dominant strain by January

The European Union is facing a massive increase in COVID-19 cases, split between the dominant Delta variant and rising Omicron variant. ...

Why — and how — we created the State Pandemic Scorecard

First and foremost: The pandemic is not over, and many of these indicators will continue to change in the months and, yes, years to...

China Promotes Vaccines Around the World but Critics Point to Lower Efficacy

WASHINGTON —  COVID-19 was first discovered in China, which became the first country to produce a vaccine. Sinovac and Sinopharm are China’s leading vaccine makers,...

Debunking rumor about Larimer County COVID patients and assisted living facilities

Conspiracy theorists are claiming that Larimer is moving contagious patients to places where they can infect at-risk people and run up the COVID numbers.

COVID vaccines arrived in Colorado 1 year ago Tuesday

The first shots went into the arms of frontline health care workers on Dec. 14, 2020. Some vaccine recipients from that day reflect one...

Weld commissioners walk back plan for vaccine social media posts

The commissioner charged with approving the health department's social media posts says he was "caught up in the moment" when he appeased anti-vaccine advocates. ...

DougCo deputy dies of COVID-19

Detective Joe Pollack's death is considered in the line of duty, according to the sheriff's office. ...

South Platte Renew finds record COVID levels in sewage

South Platte Renew processes raw sewage from Englewood and Littleton. Data shows the highest levels of COVID in the sewage since the beginning of...
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