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Researchers at the University of Waterloo are developing a DNA-based vaccine that can be delivered through a nasal spray.
More than 90 long-term care homes in Ontario are suffering an outbreak of COVID-19.
What is it, and does it really work?
Professor Zahid Butt, of the School of Public Health and Health Systems, answers common questions about face masks
Prof. Jimmy Lin spearheads creation of new search engine
A policy change that allowed alcohol to be sold in grocery stores in Ontario has led some teens to go from abstaining from alcohol to binge-drinking multiple times per week, a new study has found.
Researchers have discovered that a single, 20-minute session of non-invasive brain stimulation of the visual cortex can reduce the effects of macular degeneration.
The Great Lakes are the largest freshwater system in the world - what happens to our economy when they are damaged by climate change?
What happens when flu season bumps up against a global pandemic?
A group of high school students headed to the University of Waterloo this September have been named 2020 Schulich Leaders.
As many kids go back to school this week amidst uncertainty about social distancing, class schedules, and what their day-to-day life will look like, we spoke with Professor Dillon Browne – an expert in clinical child and family psychology – to hear his thoughts about the effect this will have on their mental health.
What we know about COVID-19 seems to change daily.
We asked Professor Narveen Jandu, an expert in microbiology, to give us an update on the science of the virus.
A Canada-U.S. partnership is helping resource-strapped long-term care organizations improve resident outcomes, says a new study.
Living through the COVID-19 pandemic is making people more open to the use of intelligent robots as companions.
As hurricane season is now upon North America, we have many questions about the particular challenges of managing disasters during COVID-19. How do governments evacuate people safely? How will already scarce PPE supplies be tested?
We asked Professor Roderick Slavcev to explain the science of vaccine hesitancy. What happens if we have a vaccine for COVID-19, but people won’t use it?
Researchers at the University of Waterloo are developing a new method to decrease the likelihood of contracting HIV.