Models are not ‘crystal balls,’ says Canada’s top doctor

Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Tam says models that attempt to predict how many people could become infected and die from the coronavirus are not “crystal balls,” and that it’s... Read more »

CBC’s Dr. Brian Goldman takes your COVID-19 questions

Doctors, nurses and front-line workers in emergency wards and long-term care homes across Canada are answering the call of duty as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. But Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has warned about... Read more »

‘Millions of masks’ expected to land in Canada as 3M faces pressure over equipment exports

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is due to receive a shipment of “millions of masks” in the coming days, as a major medical device manufacturer remains under continued pressure from the United States... Read more »

Trudeau speaks to Canadians after 3M faces continued pressure over mask exports

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to deliver his daily address to Canadians Saturday, as a major medical device manufacturer remains under continued pressure from the United States to cease its exports of... Read more »

Trudeau likely to face questions about Trump’s pressure on 3M to halt mask shipments

The latest:  With just over 12,500 cases of COVID-19 reported across Canada, including 219 deaths, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to announce more financial support Saturday aimed at helping the most... Read more »

Does the virus live on my pet’s fur? Your COVID-19 questions answered

We’re breaking down what you need to know about the pandemic by answering your questions. You can send us your questions via email at COVID@cbc.ca and we’ll answer as many as we... Read more »

Governments scramble to limit spread of coronavirus, secure critical supplies

The latest:  As global reported coronavirus case numbers pass one million — including 12,549 known cases in Canada — governments are scrambling to secure critical supplies, implement tough public health measures and deal... Read more »

Ontario says COVID-19 could kill 3,000 to 15,000 in province and could last 2 years

Provincial health experts say they expect COVID-19 could kill 3,000 to 15,000 people in Ontario over the course of the coronavirus pandemic, the ramifications of which could last up to two years. Those... Read more »

How Canada compares with other countries in flattening the curve

We’ve selected 10 countries, including Canada, to examine the growth of COVID-19 cases over time to help explain Canada’s current situation and the effectiveness of our response. These charts will be updated... Read more »

Ontario says COVID-19 could kill 3,000 to 15,000 in province and could last two years

Provincial health experts say they expect COVID-19 could kill 3,000 to 15,000 people in the province over the course of the pandemic, the ramifications of which could last up to two years. Those... Read more »