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B.C.’s drug decriminalization experiment starts today. Toronto and other jurisdictions are watching

January 30, 2023

Toronto Public Health says it continues working with Health Canada on a revised version of its initial decriminalization proposal.


It’s time to re-wire the structures of Canada’s public health systems

December 20, 2022

Re-wiring public health systems is not about spending more money in the same old ways. It’s about assessing what public health systems should be doing.

An innovative new way to get your COVID-19 vaccine questions answered

November 9, 2022

MIICOVAC offers reliable, up-to-date, science-based vaccine information to help parents make the right choice for their families.

Vaccine Misinformation and Disinformation — and What You Can Do About It

April 28, 2022

Vaccines are making headlines around the world every day as we continue to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, along with those headlines comes a slew of vaccine misinformation and disinformation intended to confuse, provoke, and ultimately dissuade the reader from being vaccinated. Even more discouraging, none of this is new or unique to COVID-19.