Coronavirus in Canada
6 Ways to Outsmart Porch Pirates
Shopping online? Here's how to stop the thieves who are out to plunder the packages left at your front door.
How to Overcome a Fear of Needles
Is a fear of needles standing between you and the COVID-19 vaccine? You're not alone. Here, medical experts share some...
50 Great Things to Do in Lockdown
Instead of focusing on the (very long) list of what you can't do, here are some productive ways to pass...
What Is COVID-19 Herd Immunity and When Will It Happen?
If enough people are immune to COVID-19, cases and deaths will plummet. This is known as herd immunity. Here's a...
This Is the Most Hygienic Way to Dry Your Hands
Yes, drying your hands is just as important as washing them.
10 Mistakes You’re Making with Antibacterial Wipes
We know you're using lots of them right now, but make sure you're using them right!
These Pandemic Pet Adoption Stories Will Warm Your Heart
Over the past year, an unprecedented number of Canadians opened their homes—and their hearts—to furry new friends. Here are just...
Can An Air Purifier Kill Coronavirus Germs in the Air?
Indoor air quality has become more important than ever, with many people turning to air purifiers to cleanse the air...
I Tried IKEA’s New Air Purifier—Here’s What It’s Like
The new Förnuftig air purifier tackles indoor air pollution to help you breathe easier.
10 Germ-Spreading Habits to Give Up Now
You probably have some—if not all—of these germ-spreading habits. Here's why you might want to rethink them.
10 Simple Secrets to Finding Your Happy Place
From cutting back on social media to helping others, these self-care ideas will help you find your happy place.
Health Alert: Hand Sanitizer Lasts Hours Less Than You Thought It Did
The germ-killing standby might not be as effective as you thought.
What You Should Know Before Trying to Cut Your Own Hair
Considering cutting your own hair during the lockdown? These practical tips from a pro barber could save yourself from making...
How Asian Canadians Are Fighting Racism During the Pandemic
As cases of COVID-19 rose in Canada, so did anti-Asian racism. Here's how community groups are creating space for people...
What to Do When a Friend Shares a Conspiracy Theory
Some people still believe the coronavirus is a hoax. Here's expert advice on how to judge information and how to...
12 Ways to Stay Warm While Socializing Outdoors During COVID-19
Patio heaters may be sold out across Canada, but that doesn't mean socially-distanced outdoor visits should leave you in the...
The Ultimate Guide to End of Life Planning
Preparing for the end now can save your loved ones plenty of heartache—and money—later on. These practical tips will help...
9 Things That Can Happen to Your Car When You Don’t Drive It
If you haven't picked up your car keys in a while, you should be aware of these nine things that...
Is Lockdown Hurting Your Immune System?
Is all that time spent staying indoors during lockdown actually weakening your immune system? The short answer is no, and...
How Can I Celebrate The Holidays Safely During COVID-19?
As Canada enters a second wave of COVID-19, health authorities suggest exercising restraint during the holidays. Infectious disease specialist Dr....
The Making of a COVID-19 Vaccine
Canada’s scientists are racing to develop a COVID-19 vaccine. The next challenge: inoculate 7.8 billion people.
What You Need to Know About Canada’s Three-Layer Face Mask Guideline
Health officials say masks meeting these criteria provide the best protection against COVID-19.