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Coronavirus may cause brain damage leading to psychosis, delirium: study – National

Coronavirus may cause brain damage leading to psychosis, delirium: study - National

Scientists warned on Wednesday of a potential wave of coronavirus-related brain damage as new evidence suggested COVID-19 can lead to severe neurological complications, including inflammation, psychosis and delirium. A study by researchers at University College London (UCL)described 43 cases of patients with COVID-19 who suffered either temporary brain dysfunction, strokes, …

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Liberals to give Canadians a preview of federal deficit, spending amid coronavirus – National

Liberals to give Canadians a preview of federal deficit, spending amid coronavirus - National

The federal Liberals are to layout Wednesday how they see the COVID-19 pandemic affecting government finances for the fiscal year including an estimated deficit and a projected path for the economy. Finance Minister Bill Morneau is to release what the government has styled a fiscal and economic snapshot. Read more: …

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Alleged Rideau Hall intruder cited need for wake-up call in letter: sources – National

Alleged Rideau Hall intruder cited need for wake-up call in letter: sources - National

The military reservist who allegedly stormed the grounds of Rideau Hall last week with multiple firearms wrote a two-page letter which sources say included personal financial issues and government grievances, including references to his actions sending a wake-up call and fears Canada was falling into communist dictatorship. Corey Hurren, a …

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Charities struggling to survive amid coronavirus, say federal support needed – National

Charities struggling to survive amid coronavirus, say federal support needed - National

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted July 7, 2020 1:02 pm     Updated July 7, 2020 1:03 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The federal Liberal government is facing growing calls …

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Coronavirus: One-time, tax-free payment for eligible seniors coming this week – National

Coronavirus: One-time, tax-free payment for eligible seniors coming this week - National

A long-awaited tax-free payment for millions of seniors during the coronavirus pandemic will be delivered this week, the federal department administering the payment says. Nearly two months ago, the Liberal government announced that seniors receiving the Old Age Security (OAS) pension would get a one-time, tax-free top-up of $300 to …

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The race for a vaccine: China leads the way in a potential coronavirus treatment – National

The race for a vaccine: China leads the way in a potential coronavirus treatment - National

China is forging ahead in the race to develop a vaccine to help control the COVID-19 pandemic, with Sinovac Biotech’s experimental vaccine set to become the country’s second and the world’s third to enter final stage testing later this month. While a laggard in the global vaccine industry, China, where the new coronavirus is thought to have originated, has brought state, military …

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6 months of basic income during coronavirus could cost Canada $98B: PBO – National

6 months of basic income during coronavirus could cost Canada $98B: PBO - National

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted July 7, 2020 10:15 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The parliamentary budget office says it could cost more than $98 billion to provide almost all Canadians with a …

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Canadian company to collaborate on potential coronavirus vaccine with GSK – National

Canadian company to collaborate on potential coronavirus vaccine with GSK - National

GSK, the world’s largest vaccine maker, on Tuesday announced the latest partnership for its vaccine booster technology to develop and test a potential COVID-19 shot with Canadian biopharmaceutical firm Medicago. The British drugmaker has shied away from developing its own coronavirus vaccine and instead focused on contributing its adjuvant expertise …

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Dining out during the coronvirus pandemic? Experts weigh in on the risk – National

Dining out during the coronvirus pandemic? Experts weigh in on the risk - National

How risky is dining out during the COVID-19 pandemic? There is some risk, but health officials say there are precautions you can take to minimize the chances you’ll be exposed to the virus. Read more: Restaurants may never go back to ‘normal’ after COVID-19, experts say Ordering takeout or delivery …

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