COVID-19 vaccine campaign slowdown coming in Canada, experts warn

About This Source - Global News

Global News is the news and current affairs division of the Canadian Global Television Network, based in Vancouver, Canada.

Recent from Global News:

  • Tokyo Olympics: Games officially kick off with fireworks at opening ceremony
  • Wildfire smoke from the west spreads to US east coast
  • Federal government hosts national summit on Islamophobia
  • Global News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19 vaccine campaign slowdown coming in Canada, experts warn” – below is their description.

    Canada has among the highest rates of vaccination against COVID-19 in the world, with 63 per cent of the population having at least one dose of vaccine, according to the website COVID19tracker.ca.

    But already, there are signs that upward progress might be stalling in some places, and health officials are urging Canadians to keep up the momentum.

    Infectious diseases specialist at the University of Alberta Dr. Lynora Saxinger says the country is doing well in terms of vaccination but doesn’t think this pace will last forever. Jamie Mauracher reports.

    For more info, please go to https://globalnews.ca/news/7942692/canadas-covid-19-vaccination-rate-keeps-rising-when-will-it-stall/

    Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc

    Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ

    Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt

    Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB

    #GlobalNews

    Global News YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: Canada

    Canada is a country in the northern part of North America. It extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean, covering 9.98 million square kilometres (3.85 million square miles), making it the world’s second-largest country by total area.

    Its southern and western border with the United States, stretching 8,891 kilometres (5,525 mi), is the world’s longest bi-national land border. Canada’s capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver.

    Various Indigenous peoples inhabited what is now Canada for thousands of years before European colonization. The Canada Act 1982, which severed the vestiges of legal dependence on the British Parliament. Canada is a parliamentary democracy and a constitutional monarchy in the Westminster tradition, with a monarch and a prime minister who serves as the chair of the Cabinet and head of government.

    As a highly developed country, Canada has the seventeenth-highest nominal per-capita income globally as well as the thirteenth-highest ranking in the Human Development Index. Its advanced economy is the tenth-largest in the world, relying chiefly upon its abundant natural resources and well-developed international trade networks.

    2 Recent Items: Canada

  • Tokyo Olympics: Games officially kick off with fireworks at opening ceremony
  • Global extreme weather the new normal?
  • In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Inside the Tokyo 2020 Olympics opening ceremony
  • CDC director warns delta variant is one of the most infectious respiratory diseases known | ABC News
  • French National Assembly adopts the health bill after hours of debate • FRANCE 24 English
  • NZ halts ‘travel bubble’ with Australia amid surge in Covid cases • FRANCE 24 English
  • This Morning’s Top Headlines – July 23 | Morning News NOW
  • Leave a Comment