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The Delta curve ball: How worried should Canada be about the COVID variant?

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health Canada ‘This virus spreads so fast, and is so contagious that, if 20 per cent of the population is not vaccinated, that will be more then enough to keep this thing going’ Author of the article: Sharon Kirkey Publishing date: Jul 17, 2021  •  2 days ago  •  5 minute read… Read More »

Southern states have a ‘real vulnerability’ to Delta Covid variant this summer, warns Dr. Peter Hotez

Dr. Peter Hotez warned that Southern U.S. states could feel the impact of the highly transmissible Delta Covid variant as early as this summer, due in part to low vaccination rates.  “I’m really holding my breath about the South and what happens over the summer,” said Hotez, co-director of the Center for Vaccine Development at… Read More »