Dr. Eric Jacobsohn, an intensive-care physician in Winnipeg, says the province was ‘living under an illusion’ that it would escape a third wave, but he believes recent pandemic restrictions are a step in the right direction after Manitoba became the province with the highest COVID-19 infection rate per capita.  »»» SubscribeContinue Reading

Wondering about severe side effects or if COVID-19 vaccines considered experimental? Dr. Cora Constantinescu, a pediatric infectious disease specialist with the Vaccine Hesitancy Clinic at Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary, breaks down your most-asked vaccine questions. 0:23 Are COVID-19 vaccines considered experimental?1:07 Why should I get the vaccine if itContinue Reading

The federal government announced vaccine targets that would need to be reached before provinces can begin lifting public health restrictions. Deputy Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Howard Njoo says the vaccine coverage thresholds are an aspirational goal that local communities should target. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch moreContinue Reading