Provincial border bans during COVID-19 spark lawsuits, anger from Canadians denied entry

Lesley Shannon of Vancouver was devastated when New Brunswick rejected her request last month to enter the province to attend her mother’s burial.  “I’m mystified, heartbroken and angry,” said Shannon on Wednesday. “They’re... Read more »

Johnson & Johnson to stop selling talc-based baby powder in North America

Johnson & Johnson is ending sales of its iconic talc-based Johnson’s Baby Powder in the United States and Canada, where demand has dwindled amid thousands of lawsuits claiming it has caused cancer. The... Read more »

Washing your hands is better than disposable gloves for preventing COVID-19 spread, Public Health says

More than two months after the COVID-19 outbreak was declared a pandemic, the federal government has weighed in on whether Canadians should wear disposable gloves as a protective measure. For the general... Read more »