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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Lifestyle & Health

One more individual has recovered from COVID-19 in New Brunswick. With no new infections today, Public Health says six cases remain provincewide – three in Moncton with one case each in Fredericton, Bathurst and Miramichi. Elsewhere in the Atlantic Provinces, Prince Edward Island is reporting one new case in addition to one existing infection. A…
COVID has highlighted ADHD’s health risk and helped more adults realize that they have been unnecessarily struggling for decades.      Toronto ON, September 29, 2020 – CADDAC, the Centre for ADHD Awareness, a national charity working to better the lives of those with ADHD, wants everyone to start recognizing Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)…
Posted September 28, 2020 5:23 pm Updated September 28, 2020 5:24 pm coronavirus for Peterborough and area was reported on Monday.According to Peterborough Public Health, one new case was detected in its juridisiction of Peterborough, Peterborough County, Hiawatha First Nation and Curve Lake First Nation.The latest case comes after three cases were reported on Saturday…
OTTAWA -- A new, interactive neighbourhood-by-neighbourhood map shows a breakdown of COVID-19 infections in the city. The map was produced in a partnership between Ottawa Public Health and the Ottawa Neighbourhood Study. OPH says the map was created and released "in the interest of transparency" but continues to stress that COVID-19 is prevalent across the…
WINDSOR, ONT. -- Windsor council on Monday voted to extend the city’s temporary mask bylaw. The bylaw had to be voted on immediately as the rule was revoked at 12:01 a.m. The city’s order to use masks or other face coverings inside public spaces went into effect on Aug 19. Mayor Drew Dilkens used his…
Fossil fuel heating systems at six sites in Nova Scotia are to be converted to locally sourced wood chip boilers over the next several months. An announcement from the province on Monday said the contracts to design, build and operate boilers include agreements to source wood chips from private woodlots and sawmills. The contracts were…
AMSTERDAM, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Dutch football reluctantly accepted Monday's decision by the government to ban spectators from all sporting events to slow a second wave of novel coronavirus infections. But a testy statement from the Dutch FA (KNVB) said there was no scientific evidence that linked crowds in stadiums with the increase in the…
Pregnant women and new mothers who use substances can now benefit from added support through Cowichan District Hospital and Hiiye’yu Lelum (House of Friendship) Society, and nine others across B.C. through a new provincial pilot program. The Healthy Care Pregnancy Program pairs a registered social worker or nurse with a pregnant woman or new mother…
Sonia Teeuwen, left, a registered nurse with the Erie St. Clair LHIN, was among the health care workers who were called on in early August to help with extra COVID-19 testing that was being conducted outdoors at the CKHA COVID-19 assessment centre on Emma Street in Chatham, in partnership with Chatham-Kent EMS, to cope with…
September 27, 2020 | 11:47pm | Updated September 28, 2020 | 6:04am A pair of brothers from Queens, one a retired FDNY captain, shared a lifelong bond — and died from the coronavirus less than two weeks apart. Nicholas and Ralph Gismondi were “big family men” who were so beloved that neighbors posted banners praising…