Vaccines


Medical journal urges mandatory COVID-19 vaccines: 'noncompliance should incur a penalty'

A medical journal is calling for mandatory coronavirus vaccines and noncompliance penalties "for persons in designated high-priority groups who refuse vaccination."

Mia Cathell

BREAKING: Trudeau 'extremely disappointed' by vandalism, mob who tore down Sir John A. Macdonald statue

Up until Monday's press conference, Trudeau had failed to condemn the decapitation of the statue of Sir John A. MacDonald in Montreal by a mob of masked anti-colonial protestors.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Dr. Tam suggests that Canada will have to live with coronavirus even with vaccine

Theresa Tam has said that the coronavirus pandemic may continue for years, even if researchers manage to discover a vaccine.

Nico Johnson

Trudeau government lags behind other major countries on pre-ordering potential coronavirus vaccines

The Public Health Agency of Canada said two weeks ago that a vaccine for the coronavirus wouldn't be widely available for the public until 2021 at the earliest.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

UK coronavirus vaccine 'safe and induces an immune reaction' in early trials

This is not the only place in the world where a potentially viable vaccine is currently in the works. Groups of top scientists in the USA and China are also at roughly the same stage at developing a vaccine.

James Anthony

Trudeau's 'return to normal' vaccine will 'optimistically' be ready for 2021

It's a worrying timeline, though not one that was fully unexpected. In April, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that normal life would not return for "a long time."

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Fauci says of coronavirus vaccine 'it will be when not if'

The top infectious disease expert for the United States government said “it will be when and not if” there is going to be a coronavirus vaccine.

Sam Edwards

Norwegian study posits that coronavirus 'spike protein' was lab created

An article that appeared in Forbes cites a former MI6 director saying that the coronavirus' "Spike protein" was made in a lab, per a Norwegian study on vaccine research.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Deputy PM Freeland says 'safe restart' of economy won't happen any time soon

Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland says that a “safe restart” of the Canadian economy will take at least six to eight months.

Ian Miles Cheong

Trump asks schools not to wait for coronavirus vaccine before reopening

Speaking via tweet, Trump said that "Schools in our country should be opened ASAP. Much very good information now available."

Libby Emmons

BREAKING: Ford announces 'groundbreaking' research projects, including coronavirus vaccine

"My friends, any of these are ground-breaking projects. They have the potential to be a game changer—not just for Ontario, but for Canada and the entire world,” the premier said.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Alberta Premier Kenney says he will not make coronavirus vaccine mandatory

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has said that he would not make a coronavirus vaccine mandatory.

Nico Johnson

Experiments on monkeys suggest that antibodies offer immunity against coronavirus reinfection

Two coronavirus studies in monkeys offer encouraging evidence that surviving the virus could result in immunity from reinfection.

Collin Jones

New trial vaccine creates antibodies to fight coronavirus

A new vaccine created by Moderna Inc. has shown promising results in its early-stage trial, showing little signs of side effects.

Quinn Patrick

BREAKING: Trump official confident that coronavirus vaccine will be ready by end of 2020

Dr. Moncef Slaoui said that he feels confident that the US will be able to deliver hundreds of millions of doses of vaccine by the end of 2020.

Sam Edwards