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‘No evidence’ that asymptomatic Covid-19 cases were infectious, analysis of post-lockdown Wuhan concludes

A paper that analyzed the results of a massive post-lockdown Covid-19 testing drive that included nearly every eligible resident of Wuhan, China has found no evidence that positive cases without symptoms spread the disease. The analysis, published in the scientific journal Nature, looked at the results of a screening initiative held between May and June…

‘We’re heading to a place that is very bad’: Ontario announces 29 COVID-19 deaths as Mayor John Tory warns of increased restrictions

Ontario announced 29 COVID-19 deaths in one day on Sunday, as Mayor John Tory warned of possible increasing restrictions and epidemiological experts launched a social media campaign to bring case counts down to zero. “We are working with health officials and the provincial government to determine what further action is needed to help stop the…

Nothing serious done to change the reality we’re facing, Meili says

Saskatoon– New Democratic Party (NDP) Leader Ryan Meili and Health Critic Vicki Mowat were not impressed with the new measures announced by the provincial government on Nov. 13 meant to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Mowat said, “I can’t say that, as health critic, I knew exactly what I was expecting, but I was expecting…