With coronavirus variants spreading, are masks needed outdoors?

Face masks have become an important tool in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. A layered, good-fitting mask can not only block the respiratory droplets from reaching others, it can … Read More

U.K. coronavirus variant detected in 2 of 78 COVID-19 cases at Toronto meat production facility

Toronto Public Health is reporting that at least two out of 78 COVID-19 cases at a Toronto meat production facility have been identified as being from the U.K. coronavirus variant … Read More

U.K. coronavirus variant spreads to more European countries

Millions of people in the United Kingdom faced tough new coronavirus restrictions on Saturday, with Scotland and Northern Ireland demanding tighter measures to try to halt a new variant of … Read More

Canada ‘actively monitoring’ new coronavirus variants

There is still no evidence that the new, more contagious variants of COVID-19 found in the United Kingdom and South Africa are in Canada, the Public Health Agency of Canada … Read More