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On Thursday, April 1, Doug Ford announced a shutdown in Ontario, but one expert has different suggestions for how best to tackle Ontario's third wave.

Dr. Colin Furness is an epidemiologist and assistant professor at the University of Toronto's Faculty of Information and he thinks that more stringent measures need to be introduced to help stop the third wave.

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A possible shutdown in Ontario is looming, but one expert has reassuring words for us all — we're almost at the finish line.

Dr. Colin Furness, an epidemiologist and assistant professor at the University of Toronto's Faculty of Information, said Ontarians should know that while the next month will be "awful," things will get better from here.

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A Toronto expert is warning residents that a third wave could see Ontario’s COVID-19 cases get higher than ever before.

Dr. Colin Furness, an assistant professor at the University of Toronto's Faculty of Information, told Narcity that Ontario could see higher case counts than ever before due to new COVID-19 variants of concern.

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After Quebec Premier François Legault announced a 4-week provincial curfew on Wednesday, Premier Doug Ford said that a curfew in Ontario wasn't off the table.

However, Dr. Colin Furness, assistant professor at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, said to Narcity in an email that a curfew would have a limited impact right now — for a few reasons.

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As Canada takes swift action to curb transmission of the U.K.'s new COVID-19 strain, an expert tells Narcity that time is of the essence when it comes to vaccinations.

Dr. Colin Furness, assistant professor at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, says that "if we wait long enough, it becomes increasingly likely that the virus will evolve to avoid the vaccine."

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