Health & Wellness

Ontario Reports Highest Number of New COVID-19 Cases in More Than a Week as Windsor-Essex Region Enters Stage 3 Reopening

After seven consecutive days of reporting less than 100 new cases of COVID-19, the province is recording more than 100 new infections to the start of the week of August 10, 2020. 

Ontario Reports 95 New Cases of COVID-19, Fourth Consecutive Day of Fewer Than 100 New Cases

Continuing the positive trend of reporting fewer than 100 new cases of COVID-19, the Ontario Government reported that there were only 95 new cases of COVID-19 recorded as of Thursday, August 06, 2020. 

Federal Government Reached New COVID-19 Vaccine Deal to Produce Million of Doses Expected for 2021

Earlier this week, the Federal Government of Canada had announced it has entered two agreements to secure millions of doses of potential COVID-19 vaccines to be ready for distribution across Canada in 2021. 

Ontario COVID19 Update: Province Reports Fewer Than 100 New Cases of COVID-19 For the Third Straight Day

For the third day in a row, Ontario reported fewer than 100 new cases of COVID-19 with only 86 new cases reported as of Wednesday.  Over the past three days,...

Windsor-Essex Stays in Stage 2, Social Circles of 10 People Will Remain Until Next Year, As Ontario Reports 91 New COVID-19 Cases

Over the Civic Holiday Long Weekend, Ontario reported lower than 100 new cases of COVID-19 during the past two days with 88 cases on Monday and as many as 91 new cases today. 

Even If There Is A Vaccine, COVID-19 Pandemic May Persist for Years to Come: Says Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer

As scientists and medical experts around the world work tirelessly to find a potential vaccine for COVID-19, Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer, Dr. Theresa Tam, says that health officials are preparing to deal...

Elementary Students Will Be in Class Full Time as Ontario Unveils Plans to Reopen Schools Come September

On Thursday afternoon, Premier Doug Ford and Education Minister Stephen Lecce announced Ontario’s plans to reopen schools across the province this coming September, six weeks before the start of the new school year. 

Toronto and Peel Region Moves to Stage 3 of Reopening as Ontario Reports Lowest Single Day Increase in COVID-19 Cases Since March

On Wednesday morning, as promised from Premier Ford and the Ontario Government last week, the province had decided to allow Toronto and Peel Region to move ahead to Stage 3 of Ontario’s Reopening...

Ontario Records Fourth Straight Day of Decline in New COVID-19 Cases Despite Overcrowded Beaches and Massive House Parties

On Tuesday morning, health officials in Ontario have reported another dip in the number of new COVID-19 cases across the province for the fourth day in a row.  The positive...

Health Canada Authorizes Remdesivir to Treat Severe COVID-19 As Canada Sees Uptick in Cases Amid New Outbreaks

According to the country’s top doctor, Canada’s coronavirus curve is seeing an “uptick” in new COVID-19 cases as provinces across the country report new outbreaks of the virus.  On Tuesday...

Premier Doug Ford Announces $4 Billion in COVID-19 Funding to Ontario Municipalities

Speaking at Queen’s Park on Monday afternoon, Premier Doug Ford said that a one-time $4 billion COVID-19 relief fund will be given to municipalities across Ontario to help with the economic losses of...

Health Experts Warning “We’re Going to Run Out of Time” As Canada’s COVID-19 Cases Rises

Over the past few days, it appears that Tuesday marked a day where many provinces reported a higher number of new COVID-19 cases, causing a slight spike in the total number of COVID-19...

Ontario Records Highest New COVID-19 Cases Since June, Majority in People Under Age 39

As many regions in Ontario have started entering Stage 3 of the province’s reopening and economic recovery plan, the latest COVID-19 updates have reported the highest level of new COVID-19 cases since June. 

Canadian Company Begins Human Testing of COVID-19 Candidate Vaccine as Quebec Makes Masks Mandatory in Indoor Places

Medicago, a biopharmaceutical company in Quebec City, began clinical trials for a plant-derived COVID-19 vaccine on Monday of this week.  The biopharmaceutical company is the first Canadian company to administer...

Ontario extends Emergency Orders Until July 22

Aligning with the newly proposed bill at Queen’s Park that would allow the provincial government to maintain certain COVID-19 pandemic-related legislations, Premier Doug Ford announced Ontario will extend all of its emergency orders...

WHO Says Emerging Evidence Suggests COVID-19 May Be Airborne, Sparking International Debate

Earlier this week on Tuesday afternoon, the World Health Organization acknowledges the emerging evidence of the airborne spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), following pressures from a group of scientists urging the global...

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