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Canada strikes more deals for COVID-19 vaccine, but may have to wait in line behind other nations

Article content continued “Concluding these contracts is not simply a matter of distributing a standard-form contract and having vaccine suppliers agree to our preferred terms,” said Anand. “The environment is intense, the demand is high and each negotiation is unique.” We have been the slowest Western country in the world to arrange a vaccine supply… Read More »

Which covid-19 treatments work and how close are we to getting more?

By Adam Vaughan Some preliminary results from drug trials show we can lower the risk of developing severe covid-19AFP via Getty Images As the World Health Organization (WHO) baldly reminds us, “there are no specific vaccines or treatments for COVID-19”. However, trials of treatments are taking place. Some have shown promise in helping those infected by calming… Read More »