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B.C. adds tens of thousands of flu vaccine doses to use this COVID fall

From the time COVID-19 made its way to Canada last winter, health professionals across the country have been concerned about what could happen in the fall when COVID would collide with the country’s flu season. It’s no small matter. On »

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British Columbia enforces rules on bars and nightclubs as COVID-19 cases rise

Amid a rise in cases of COVID-19, the British Columbia government has set new rules for bars, nightclubs, and restaurants, according to an announcement from Adrian Dix, British Columbia’s minister of health, and Dr. Bonnie Henry, the provincial health officer »

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British Columbia implementing regulations on vape products this summer

The British Columbia government announced Monday that it is implementing a set of regulations on the sale and marketing of vape products by the end of the summer. The regulations, which are based on the province’s vaping action plan announced »

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Canada records its first death from the COVID-19 virus

Health officials in British Columbia say a man has died of the COVID-19 virus. The death at the Lynn Valley long-term care centre in North Vancouver is believed to be the first COVID-19 death in Canada. Provincial Health Officer Dr. »