COVID Canada

COVID Canada
COVID-19 news
Created 23 Nov 2020
  • Shocker! Worker shortages may be linked to low wages & toxic work environments!
    29 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Tipping point: Pandemic forced restaurant and bar workers into better paying jobs 25-minute podcast: [Front Burner] Labour shortage or short-changed labour? Worker shortage? Lack of decent work? What’...
  • Jobs vacancies due to government handouts... or maybe not...
    27 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Guy Applies To 60 Places That Said They Were Hiring, Only Gets 1 Interview, Shares How Something Doesn’t Add up Meet Joey Holz, Who Went Viral After Applying to 60 Jobs and Scoring Just One Interview ...
  • New! Improved! Delta-Plus!
    23 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    “Delta is dominant, but delta is evolving" India’s Health Ministry reportedly said that the delta plus variant has three worrying characteristics: -increased transmissibility, -stronger binding to rec...
  • Wag the dog: PCR tests for day trips to US
    18 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    Requirement: Negative PCR test within 72 hours of re-entry I'm going to analyse this requirement based on health, not cost. Let's assume the reason is to stop COVID from entering Canada. You go to the...
  • “Masks” vs “Filtering Facepiece Respirators” Whaaaaat?
    17 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Face coverings are not all created equal While any face covering is better than none, some are significantly better than others The basic stuff How to reduce aerosol inhalation? Reduce the concentrati...
  • BC premier admits that COVID decisions based on politics, not science
    12 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    “…responsibility for elected representatives..." “I would suggest that they can educate themselves” “I don’t mean to be accusatory here, but..." …the province should not force trustees to make medical...
  • Happy Virusgiving?
    08 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    In order of importance, ways to make gatherings safer: 1 – VACCINATED PERSONS ONLY (by far the most important factor) 2 – Fresh air – gather outdoors as mush as possible. When indoors, achieve 6 air e...
  • National Day for Truth and Reconciliation (including COVID)
    30 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Regina teen dances outside hospital to support her kokum who's sick with COVID-19 "We all live on the same earth, we all breathe the same air," she said. "What affects one person can affect us all." I...
  • Now don’t get all anxious about heart inflammation
    30 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    'Mild risk' prompts Ontario to recommend Pfizer over Moderna for those aged 18-24 “There have been no hospitalizations and no fatalities.” Only two in every 100,000 people experience the side effect, ...
  • How Alberta rode the 4th wave…
    27 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    This newsletter looks back in time, so some links are to older articles. If you prefer listening to reading, many of the following facts are summarized in this 27-minute podcast: [Front Burner] Albert...
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