Decade’s worth of Ontario health data finds more severe disease in younger patients

TORONTO — A new study based on a decade’s worth of Ontario health data found more people are facing severe disease, and at a younger age. Lead author Mitch Steffler, … Read More

Here’s why Ontario pharmacists say Doug Ford is wrong to blame pharmacies for flu shot backlogs

Ontario pharmacists are banding together against Premier Doug Ford, after he blamed Rexall for ‘overbooking’ customers for flu shots. They claim that it was actually the province who fell short … Read More

Ontario probing 17 temp agencies after coronavirus outbreaks on farms

The province of Ontario is investigating 17 temporary recruitment agencies, the province’s labour ministry said, after health officials warned that agencies that move workers from farm to farm could be … Read More

Ford government announces reduced budget, Ontario sees 32 new cases of coronavirus

The Ford government announced a reduced budget would be released in late March instead of a full one due to the coronavirus pandemic. READ MORE: Mayor Tory announces economic task … Read More

Coronavirus: Ontario announces 32 new cases, bringing provincial total to 172

Ontario is reporting 32 new coronavirus cases on Monday, bringing the provincial total to 172, a short decline in the increase in numbers from Sunday. Of the total, five have … Read More

Ontario asking hospitals to ramp down elective surgeries in preparation for COVID-19

Hospitals in Ontario are being asked to scale down elective surgeries to “preserve capacity” in response to the novel coronavirus. “In consultation with the Ontario Hospital Association, we’re asking hospitals … Read More