COVID-19 Live Updates: Coronavirus News in Calgary for July 21


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More and more young people are infected with COVID-19, which creates the potential for a serious epidemic, scientists warn.

They say that the demographic change could be attributed to locking fatigue, increased testing or a feeling of invincibility.

Data from British Columbia, Ontario, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Quebec, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island show an increase in COVID-19 infections in the 20 to 29 year age groups.

“If we start to see an increase in the younger age group, there is no doubt that it will eventually spread from parent to grandparent, and this can have serious repercussions on older populations,” said said Ed McBean, professor of engineering at the University. from Guelph.


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