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Young people disproportionately impacted by pandemic: New ReportYoung people disproportionately impacted by pandemic: New ReportThe COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the lives of people, aged 18 to 29, in ways that could have long-term impacts for young adults and the B.C. community as a whole, according to a new report.http://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/news-releases/2021/young-people-disproportionately-impacted-by-pandemic2021-07-23T07:00:00Z
More than one million naloxone kits shipped in B.C. as overdose crisis continuesMore than one million naloxone kits shipped in B.C. as overdose crisis continuesMore than one million kits containing the lifesaving medication naloxone, used to reverse opioid overdoses, have been shipped to registered sites throughout the province since the inception of the Take Home Naloxone program in 2012. http://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/news-releases/2021/one-million-naloxone-kits2021-06-08T07:00:00Z
SPEAK 2 us again: Second province-wide COVID survey seeks insights to support recovery for British ColumbiansSPEAK 2 us again: Second province-wide COVID survey seeks insights to support recovery for British Columbianshttp://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/news-releases/2021/speak-2-us-again2021-04-08T07:00:00Z
Early findings show the first vaccine dose reduced the risk of COVID-19 by 80 per cent or moreEarly findings show the first vaccine dose reduced the risk of COVID-19 by 80 per cent or morehttp://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/news-releases/2021/early-findings-show-the-first-vaccine-dose-reduced-the-risk-of-covid-19-by-80-per-cent-or-more2021-02-19T08:00:00Z
Genetic sequencing results completed for mink farm outbreakGenetic sequencing results completed for mink farm outbreakWhole genome sequencing was performed by the BC Centre for Disease Control Public Health Laboratory and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s National Centre for Foreign Animal Disease Laboratory.http://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/news-releases/2020/genetic-sequencing-results-completed-for-mink-farm-outbreak2020-12-23T08:00:00Z

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