EDITORIAL

Should Canadians who have received the AstraZeneca shot be worried?

Sabrina Almeida The National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) has come under fire from several Canadian doctors and pharmacists for its contradictory messaging on COVID-19...

Lessons from India’s COVID-19 tsunami

Daily news of relatives and friends succumbing to the coronavirus, has many of us terribly worried about our loved ones in India right now. ...

Do vaccine passports make sense?

Sabrina Almeida As more people around the world get vaccinated, the closer we get to vaccine passports becoming a reality. As controversial and discriminatory as...

April is Daffodil Month, a time to focus on another dreaded ‘C’ word!

Sabrina Almeida In addition to disrupting our social and professional lives, the pandemic has resulted in a healthcare crisis that many of us may not...

The best way to prevent fraud is by talking about it!

Sabrina Almeida It may be the tail end of Fraud Prevention Month but now is as good a time as any to have a conversation...

Vaccine misinformation is as harmful as the coronavirus

Sabrina Almeida If you’re on social media you’ve probably seen a zillion warnings about coronavirus vaccines. Conspiracy theorists and anti-vaxxers aside, most of the apprehensions...

Did the ‘Megxit’ justify the ‘Moprah’?

Sabrina Almeida Oprah Winfrey’s bombshell interview with Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle has polarized the world’s opinion of whom to blame for the...

Let’s celebrate women through positive actions

Sabrina Almeida Will you be celebrating International Women’s Day (IWD) on Monday? Given the pandemic situation most events honouring women will be virtual. But there...