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COVID-19: Johnson & Johnson vaccine batch fails quality check

COVID-19: Johnson & Johnson vaccine batch fails quality check

A vaccine ingredient made by Emergent BioSolutions did not meet quality standard
<b>CANADA:</b> Governments investing in new vaccine-manufacturing plant in Toronto

CANADA: Governments investing in new vaccine-manufacturing plant in Toronto

The new facility's work will include drug product formulation, fill-and-finish and inspection of flu vaccines
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Owner of Billy Bishop airport looking for private sector investor, operator

ONTARIO: Owner of Billy Bishop airport looking for private sector investor, operator

PortsToronto issued a request for interest Tuesday, a step toward potentially identifying a financial investor to run the airport under lease
<b>ONTARIO:</b> LTC residents plead for release from COVID-19 confinement

ONTARIO: LTC residents plead for release from COVID-19 confinement

Activists say the provincial government has not responded to their pleas
<b>WORLD:</b> With ship now freed, a probe into Suez Canal blockage begins

WORLD: With ship now freed, a probe into Suez Canal blockage begins

'Skyscraper-sized' Ever Given became wedged across the canal on March 23, disrupting global trade for nearly a week
<b>CANADA:</b> Long-term care residents got less medical care in first wave of pandemic, report finds

CANADA: Long-term care residents got less medical care in first wave of pandemic, report finds

Number of residents who received a visit from a physician between March 1 and Aug. 31 of last year down 16 per cent compared with that same period in 2019, even when homes did not have an outbreak
<b>COVID-19:</b> Third wave will lead to difficult weeks ahead for Ontario hospitals, OHA says

COVID-19: Third wave will lead to difficult weeks ahead for Ontario hospitals, OHA says

If trend of increasing patient numbers arriving in province's hospitals continues, it will 'further strain capacity,' Hospital Association president says
<b>COVID-19:</b> Canadians far more wary of AstraZeneca than other vaccines, poll says

COVID-19: Canadians far more wary of AstraZeneca than other vaccines, poll says

Only 53 per cent of respondents said they would trust the AstraZeneca vaccine being given to themselves or family members
<b>COVID-19:</b> Ontario to study vaccine hesitancy, health minister says as rollout continues

COVID-19: Ontario to study vaccine hesitancy, health minister says as rollout continues

Christine Elliott made the comments hours before the National Advisory Committee on Immunizations recommended against using the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine for anyone under the age of 55
<b>WHO report:</b> COVID likely first jumped into humans from animals

WHO report: COVID likely first jumped into humans from animals

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top U.S. infectious diseases expert, said he would like to see the report's raw information first before deciding about its credibility