More than 4.6 million people have arrived in Canada since the border closed last March but less than one-quarter of them were ordered to quarantine - the rest were deemed “essential” and exempted from the requirement.
Critical staffing shortages in Ontario's long-term care homes should be urgently addressed as the second wave of the pandemic intensifies, an independent commission said in interim recommendations released Friday.
Canada's chief public health officer says messages on how to keep safe during the COVID-19 pandemic might seem inconsistent, but that's because the epidemiology is different across the country and the science on the virus has evolved.
Just like everybody else in Toronto, the city’s medical officer of health admitted Wednesday that she too is tired of living with COVID-19 restrictions. However, Dr. Eileen de Villa said she is not giving up on controlling the spread of the virus.
The City of Toronto has begun to accept appointments for the dozens of flu shot clinics that it will be holding over the coming weeks and months and Medical Officer of Health Dr. Eileen de Villa is reminding residents that being vaccinated this year may be “more important than ever” when it comes to protecting our healthcare system.
Dollarama Inc. is removing a counterfeit and recalled hand sanitizer from its shelves, which experts say should serve as a reminder of how important it is for retailers and consumers to do their due diligence when shopping.
Canada's COVID-19 caseload edged closer to the 200,000 mark on Sunday after a weekend in which Quebec had the majority of new infections and public health officials urged Canadians to remain united in their efforts to combat the pandemic.
Canada's chief public health officer urged residents to continue making a “collective effort” to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic on Saturday as parts of the country braced for new rounds of restrictions meant to curb the spread of the virus.
The minority Liberal government is attempting to pre-empt opposition efforts to create a special committee to investigate alleged corruption by proposing its own special committee to examine billions of dollars of COVID-19 pandemic-related spending.