No less than 102 residents and staff at the Villa-Bonheur long-term care home in Granby, in the Eastern Townships, are infected with COVID-19, the regional public health board revealed Thursday. That’s 37 more than the number reported the day before.
The Quebec government has reversed its decision on holiday gatherings in most of the province, citing a worrisome increase in COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths over the past few days as the reason.
Having to spend 14 days in quarantine when you feel perfectly healthy isn’t easy, but not only is it seen right now as a necessary precaution after travelling outside Canada during COVID - it’s mandatory.
You can always get a nurse to make a COVID-testing house call—if you have about $300 to spare. Different Montrealers have different reasons to shell out for at-home private tests offered by a small handful of companies.
While store owners said new government shopping limits will cut into profits, they’re also planning ways to compensate for the new hurdle -- and they're hoping their customers will do the same, by going out of their way to shop local.
No matter what year it is, fall tends to bring a slew of coughing and sneezing, but if you're feeling under the weather in 2020, it's important to know the difference between the symptoms of a cold, influenza, seasonal allergies, or the novel coronavirus.
The novel coronavirus can live on different surfaces, sometimes for several hours, after an infected person coughs or sneezes on them. CTVNews.ca takes a look at some of these surfaces and common areas, and how long the virus can live on them.