'Parents stress balance of physical, mental health for children, lean toward schools open.'
Omicron Inevitability? 55% say they'll be infected regardless of precautions; two-in-five would end all restrictions. Full Story
'It’s beginning to look a lot like (LAST) Christmas as Omicron variant surges.'
Canadians call for more rapid access to rapid antigen tests as Omicron fuels more holiday season anxiety Full Story
Christine Elliott: “This was not an easy decision but the evidence is clear'
Here we go again: Ontario Government Further Strengthening Response to Omicron Variant Full Story
'Some mutations can change the virus properties such as transmissibility, disease severity, and immune escape.'
COVID-19 variants: Many people will need a third dose of the vaccine to protect against Omicron Full Story
'Those arriving by air to Canada must be quarantined and await test results.'
Government of Canada introduces new measures to address COVID-19 Omicron variant of concern Full Story
'Region ready to commence children vaccinations as early as next week.'
Waterloo Region ready to administer COVID-19 vaccines to 5-11 year olds Full Story
'Three-quarters of Canada’s unvaccinated say vaccine side effects more serious than virus itself. Conservatives and PPC holdouts.'
Dwindling group of unvaccinated cite 'personal freedom' and 'health concerns' main reasons for dodging the jab Full Story
'There may be as many as 6000-9000 area patients living with cirrhosis'
Liver Health Clinic opens at CMH Serving Waterloo Region, Wellington County Full Story
Coaches, officials & volunteers will have close and prolonged contact with unvaccinated youth
Public Health increases COVID-19 protection for all users of indoor sporting facilities Full Story
Farmers face a wide range of occupational stressors every day
Farmers Mental Health Program Developed By U of G Researchers Awarded Provincial Funding Full Story
'Beginning October 22, individuals can show proof of vaccine with Government of Ontario-issued QR code'
It's HERE: Proof of vaccine required to enter municipal recreation facilities Full Story
'School Vaccination Program To Help Province Combat Delta Variant As Students Return to Class.'
Ontario Working with Public Health Units to Run COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics in Schools Full Story
'With a recent spike in Covid cases this week again, the VAXX Go Buses should prove effective.'
Two GO buses have been retrofitted to temporarily become COVID-19 mobile vaccination clinics Full Story
'Algorithm shows self-esteem is one of four major predictors of suicidal behaviours.'
Researchers at McGill are Using AI to predict suicidal behaviours in students. Full Story
''Covid-19, and all its variants, are still active within our community”
Cambridge Advances to Step 3 of Re-opening with the rest of Waterloo Region Full Story
“To give our residents more time to be vaccinated.” - Dr. Hsiu-Li Wang
Not Quite Yet - Region of Waterloo will delay moving to Step 2 of the Provincial Reopening framework Full Story
'Residents should assume Delta Variant is circulating widely in the Region.'
Delta Variant Surge: Combatting increased COVID-19 case rates in Waterloo Region Full Story
'We want to turn diabetes into a disease that is like the common cold; it came and it went.'
University Of Alberta Research Team Is On The Cusp Of A Cure For Diabetes. Full Story