COVID19

CORONAVIRUS could be caught from someone vaping near you as Dr Chris Smith explained: "If you can smell it, you could catch the virus from it. Coronavirus has infected more than 3,000 people in the UK...
Are smokers and tobacco users at higher risk of COVID-19 infection? Smokers are likely to be more vulnerable to COVID-19 as the act of smoking means that fingers (and possibly contaminated cigarettes) are in contact with...
A senior government source has confirmed to CTV News Toronto that the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO), the Beer Store and licensed cannabis retailers will remain open after the Ontario premier ordered the closure...
In a press release, Canada post re-asserted its commitment to serving all Canadians. In response to COVID-19, Canada Post wants to reassure Canadians that it’s prepared to carry on business as usual with a few adjustments. Post offices...
The bill would also give Ottawa authority to 'purchase or hold a company’s shares' and allow the health minister to, in effect, break patents on medical devices The Liberal government will table emergency legislation on Tuesday...
Millions of U.S. citizens are held up in their homes, trying their utmost to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. The impact is visible in every city and small town: empty bars, restaurants, and shopping...
How to weigh the trade-off between what’s best for a population’s physical health and what’s best for its material well-being? Herd immunity was a term I didn’t know until 10 days ago. It came up, of...
The Liberal government announced late Monday that it has agreed to change draft legislation that proposed to grant itself wide-reaching new powers to tax and spend without parliamentary approval until Dec. 31, 2021, through an...
The Liberal government is planning to table an emergency spending bill Tuesday that would grant the federal cabinet sweeping new powers to tax and spend without parliamentary approval until Dec. 31, 2021. A handful of MPs...
Jack Drennan had tried to quit vaping before, but it took a global pandemic to make him finally follow through “I heard you get a lot sicker if you do vape and get coronavirus, so it kind...