Live News

Life and Sports
Health and Wellness
Canada’s COVID-19 pandemic response compares well with other countries, study finds
The research, published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal on Monday, credits Canada’s strong performance to rest...
The easiest way to combat high food prices is to be more mindful of waste
On average, Canadian householders spend over $1,700 on food that is wasted every year.
Abortion tourism a concern in Canada, but out of reach for most Americans: advocates
Canada should be prepared for a potential rise in medical tourism as abortion becomes banned in some U.S. states, say advo...
People with COVID-19 can infect and sicken cats and dogs by cuddling them, says study
VANCOUVER - Cat and dog owners who cuddle their pets when infected with COVID-19 could end up making the animals sick with...
Monkeypox outbreak growing across Britain
LONDON (AP) — British officials said the monkeypox outbreak in the U.K. is growing across the country, mainly among men wh...
COVID cases rise in Southeast Asia, Middle East and Europe
LONDON (AP) — The number of new coronavirus cases rose in Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Europe last week, while the ...
EU regulator authorizes COVID shot made by France’s Valneva
LONDON (AP) — The European Medicines Agency said Thursday it is recommending the authorization of the coronavirus vaccine ...
B.C. researcher raises concerns about racism in pregnancy and birth care
A team that includes B.C. researchers has found that Black, Indigenous and people of colour are more likely to feel pressu...
UK to offer vaccines to some gay, bisexual men for monkeypox
LONDON (AP) — British health officials will start offering vaccines to some men who have sex with men and are at the highe...