Injured Fire Fighter's 20yr Fight With WCB Breaks Your Heart
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Injured Firefighter’s 20-year Fight

Reading Time: 8 minutes Moving Out Of Your Community Is Painful: Injured Firefighter’s 20yr Fight with WCB “I remember it was before my guts exploded – after being on fentanyl for 7 months – was around the time I received the . . . letter.” Anne Thompson “I got your six,” I’d like to say to all volunteer emergency Read More…

New York COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing Criteria Expanding
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New York COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing Criteria Expanding

Reading Time: 2 minutes New York COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing Criteria Expanding. 5,000 Pharmacies Can Now Test For The Coronavirus Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the state is expanding diagnostic testing criteria to include more frontline New York workers – a direct result of rapidly increasing diagnostic testing capacity. The expanded criteria will now Read More…

Norway To Play Leading Role In International COVID-19 Summit
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Norway To Play Leading Role In International COVID-19 Summit

Reading Time: 2 minutes Norway To Play Leading Role In International COVID-19 Summit. The Goal Is To Raise As Much Money As Possible The European Commission, under its President, Ursula von der Leyen, is to hold a virtual donor conference to mobilise political and financial support for efforts to combat the coronavirus pandemic. The Coronavirus Global Response Summit will be held Read More…

Canada Injects $62.5M To Stabilize Canadian Fish Industry
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Canada Injects $62.5M To Stabilize Canadian Fish Industry

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada Injects $62.5M To Stabilize Canadian Fish Industry. The Fund Will Help The Financial Strain On Fishers Today Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard, announced $62.5 million of new assistance to the fish and seafood processing sector. This new Canadian Seafood Stabilization Fund will help businesses: access short-term financing to Read More…

UK Approves Clinical Trials To Use Plasma To Treat COVID-19
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UK Approves Clinical Trials To Use Plasma To Treat COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes UK Approves Clinical Trials To Use Plasma To Treat COVID-19. Up To 10,000 Units Of Plasma Can Be Delivered Weekly If effective, a national programme will deliver up to 10,000 units of plasma a week to the NHS to help treat coronavirus (COVID-19) patients. A clinical trial has been given approval to determine if plasma Read More…

The COVID-19 Virus Complicates Births For Moms And Babies
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The COVID-19 Virus Complicates Births For Moms And Babies

Reading Time: 6 minutes The COVID-19 Virus Complicates Births For Moms And Babies. An Infected Mother Can Pass The Virus To Her Baby Mallory Pease with baby Alivia and her older daughter, Emma Jean. Pease was worried about passing on the coronavirus to Alivia after getting home from the hospital. (Courtesy of the Pease family) Mallory Pease’s contractions grew Read More…

Urgently Needed COVID-19 Medical Packs Delivered To Nigeria
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Urgently Needed COVID-19 Medical Packs Delivered To Nigeria

Reading Time: 3 minutes Urgently Needed COVID-19 Medical Packs Delivered To Nigeria. There Has Been 981 Confirmed Cases Of COVID-19 The starter packs consist of medical consumables to ensure the protection of frontline workers The Honorable Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire has disclosed that COVID-19 starter packs had been deployed to all tertiary health institutions and Federal Medical Read More…

Huge Investment Of $2.5M To Grow E-Agri - Food Sector
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Huge Investment Of $2.5M To Grow E-Agri – Food Sector

Reading Time: 2 minutes Huge Investment Of $2.5 Million To Grow E-Agri – Food SectorFunding Up To $75,000 for Established Businesses The Federal Government has partnered with the province of Ontario to help the agri-food sector expand online, providing more opportunities for producers to grow their business and offer more food choices for families who are shopping from home Read More…

Folklorama Cancels Festival For 2020 Due To COVID-19
Western Canada

Folklorama Cancels Festival For 2020 Due To COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Folklorama Cancels Festival For 2020 Due To COVID-19. In 2019, The 50th Anniversary Saw 455,000 Visitors Canada’s largest mulit-cultural festivals have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. 2020 would have marked the 51st edition of the world-renowned festival celebrating cultural diversity, inclusion and acceptance. “For many of us, Folklorama is home; it is tradition Read More…

Anti-Vaxxers Latch Onto COVID-19 To Bolster Their Movement
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Anti-Vaxxers Latch Onto COVID-19 To Bolster Their Movement

Reading Time: 5 minutes Anti-Vaxxers Latch Onto COVID-19 To Bolster Their Movement. They Are Staunchly Against Medical Vaccinations People in Huntington Beach, California, were protesting COVID-19 closures on April 17 and calling for the country to be reopened. (Paul Bersebach/MediaNews Group/Orange County Register via Getty Images) While most of the world hungers for a vaccine to put an end Read More…

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Uganda Vaccinates 900K Kids For Polio And Fights COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Uganda Vaccinates 900K Kids For Polio And Fights COVID-19. 3,842,000 Does Of Polio Vaccine Will Be Issued Vaccines will ensure uninterrupted routine immunization services for children in Uganda Uganda has today received 3,842,000 doses of bivalent oral polio vaccine (bOPV) to support ongoing routine immunization services throughout the country. The bivalent oral polio vaccines procured Read More…

Canadian Government To Assist Businesses With Rent Payments
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Canadian Government To Assist Businesses With Rent Payments

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canadian Government To Assist Businesses With Rent Payments. Rent Will Be Lowered By 75% For Small Businesses Small businesses across the country are the backbone of our communities, and they are now facing significant challenges. With the COVID-19 pandemic, mainly are struggling to keep their business afloat while trying come up with the next month’s Read More…

Trudeau Announces $1 Billion To Fund COVID-19 Task Force
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Trudeau Announces $1 Billion To Fund COVID-19 Task Force

Reading Time: 4 minutes Trudeau Announces $1 Billion To Fund COVID-19 Task Force. Canada Continues To Take A Scientific Approach To Fighting COVID-19 As new information on COVID-19 emerges daily, researchers and scientists in Canada and around the world are working hard to better understand the virus and its impacts on people and communities. As long as Canada continues Read More…

B.C Guarantees Childcare For 2,650 Essential Service Workers
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B.C Guarantees Childcare For 2,650 Essential Service Workers

Reading Time: 3 minutes B.C Guarantees Childcare For 2,650 Essential Service Workers. $38M To Allocated To Childcare For Workers More than 2,500 essential service workers on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic have been referred to open child care spaces through the Province’s new child care matching process. Less than a month after the Province launched its new Read More…

Africa: Racing To Respond To The COVID-19 In 70 Countries
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Africa: Racing To Respond To The COVID-19 In 70 Countries

Reading Time: 7 minutes Africa: Racing To Respond To The COVID-19 In 70 Countries. 73,000 Burundian Refugees In Need Of COVID-19 Help In Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, and South Africa, MSF has started producing cloth masks for use in the community Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) teams are racing to respond to the coronavirus pandemic in Read More…

UK Government Sets New Guidelines For Youth Internet Usage
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UK Government Sets New Guidelines For Youth Internet Usage

Reading Time: 2 minutes UK Government Sets New Guidelines For Youth Internet Usage. Parents Must Be Vigilant Against Fraud And Scams With more people than ever working from home and many children using the internet for education and entertainment, there are increased risks of exposure to online harms such as cyberbullying and disinformation. To combat this UK Digital Minister Read More…

Trump Wanted To Fire CDC Doctor Raising Alarm On COVID-19
COVID-19 U.S.A

Trump Wanted To Fire CDC Doctor Raising Alarm On COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trump Wanted To Fire CDC Doctor Raising Alarm On COVID-19. The President Continues To Down Play The Virus Donald Trump attempted to fire Dr. Nancy Messonnier, a senior official at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, after her honest science based warnings about the severity of COVID-19 caused the stock market to plunge in Read More…

B.C School District Provides 75,000 Healthy Meals A Week.
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B.C School District Provides 75,000 Healthy Meals A Week.

Reading Time: 2 minutes B.C School District Provides 75,000 Healthy Meals A Week. Vulnerable Students Face More Barriers To Learning To ensure vulnerable students do not face barriers to learning while in-class instruction is suspended, B.C.’s school districts are finding innovative ways to provide families with more than 75,000 healthy meals a week. “No student should ever have to Read More…