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<b>COVID-19:</b> Anticipating N95 mask shortage, Toronto hospital turns to full-face snorkel masks

COVID-19: Anticipating N95 mask shortage, Toronto hospital turns to full-face snorkel masks

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre says it is taking snorkel mask initially meant for use underwater, and adding a filter meant to catch hazardous particles
LIVE: Ontario introduces safety measures for businesses re-entering the economy

LIVE: Ontario introduces safety measures for businesses re-entering the economy

The province unveils 61 workplace safety guidelines, but Ontario Premier Doug Ford says re-opening of economy will be done gradually
<b>LIVE:</b> Curve flattening, but curb your enthusiasm: Chief health officer

LIVE: Curve flattening, but curb your enthusiasm: Chief health officer

Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Tam says Canadians must remain vigilant while curve flattens
<b>CANADA:</b> First victim of military helicopter crash identified

CANADA: First victim of military helicopter crash identified

The Canadian military has not confirmed any deaths, but Trudeau is set to provide an update on the crash and search-and-rescue efforts at 11 a.m.
<b>COVID-19:</b> Tips to reduce parenting stress during the coronavirus pandemic

COVID-19: Tips to reduce parenting stress during the coronavirus pandemic

Knowing when — and when not — to react to a child’s behaviour is a helpful strategy during the stressful time that comes with the coronavirus pandemic
<b>CANADA:</b> When will we return to normal after coronavirus? The data will tell us

CANADA: When will we return to normal after coronavirus? The data will tell us

Moving beyond the crisis, modelling exercises undertaken by our economists, business analysts and other social scientists can hopefully point the way back to a healthy, tolerant and prosperous society
<b>CANADA:</b> Snowbirds to boost morale amid COVID-19 with cross-country tour

CANADA: Snowbirds to boost morale amid COVID-19 with cross-country tour

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the tour this morning, which will see the Snowbirds begin their flyovers in Nova Scotia this weekend and work their way west throughout the week
<b>COVID-19:</b> Ottawa researchers attempting to re-purpose cancer-fighting viruses for coronavirus vaccine

COVID-19: Ottawa researchers attempting to re-purpose cancer-fighting viruses for coronavirus vaccine

Dr. Carolina Ilkow and Dr. John Bell just received a grant of $250,000 to continue their research
<b>LIVE:</b> More frontline workers to receive emergency child care

LIVE: More frontline workers to receive emergency child care

Ontario expands eligibility to include workers in grocery stores, food supply chain
<b>COVID-19:</b> Laurier prof says Ontario's re-opening plan seems 'very thought out'

COVID-19: Laurier prof says Ontario's re-opening plan seems 'very thought out'

Dr. Todd Coleman says Step 1 in Ontario's plan could be at least a month away, maybe more