Experts say public health messaging becomes muddled when guidelines and restrictions are announced by an ever changing rotation of political figures, pointing to the need for one trusted voice on pandemic response.
The Ontario government says it is aware of potential counterfeit N95 masks within the provincial personal protective equipment (PPE) stockpile, including some that were distributed to health-care providers.
A recently launched Grade 12 course offered through the Toronto District School Board seeks to deconstruct anti-Black racism for students, and open the door to critical conversations about race in school.
Tyler White of Siksika First Nation Health Services in Alberta says the federal government should not expand access to the medical assistance in dying (MAID) procedure to those suffering solely from severe mental illness.
Canada should prepare for the next pandemic by investing in the necessary infrastructure to be able to produce vaccines domestically, says Canadian stem cell biologist and Moderna co-founder, Derrick Rossi.