Premier, education minister defend Ontario’s back-to-school plan amid class size concerns

Premier Doug Ford and his education minister continued to defend Ontario’s back-to-school plan on Friday, with…

N.W.T. hands out 4 more fines to residents breaking self-isolation protocols

Four more people are facing hefty fines after violating Northwest Territories public health orders, according to a news…

Living with face masks: How to stow them, reuse disposables and more

Now that wearing a mask to the mall, to the hairdresser and to school will be a…

As COVID-19 survivors face months of complications, experts studying long-term costs

Late in March, Laura Gross, 72, was recovering from gall bladder surgery in her Fort Lee,…

Some countries may get faster access to a COVID-19 vaccine than others. Here’s why

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the world hard, and countries around the globe are anxious to…

Getting a COVID-19 test to see family or friends? Good intentions come with risks, experts warn

Seeing elderly grandparents. Heading to a cottage. Gathering with friends and family. Those are among the…

Medical experts led by SickKids release new back-to-school recommendations

SickKids has released new proposed guidelines for reopening schools in Ontario come September, including recommendations like staggered lunch times, no…

Health Canada authorizes drug remdesivir for severe COVID-19 cases

Health Canada has authorized, with conditions, the drug remdesivir for patients with severe COVID-19, though Canada’s top…

Anti-masking groups draw from anti-vaccination playbook to spread misinformation

As more regions across the country adopt mandatory masking policies in an effort to minimize the…