Coronavirus in Canada

How to Get Tested for COVID-19 Across Canada

Think you're experiencing COVID-19 symptoms? Here is a quick guide on how to get tested for coronavirus in your province...


11 of the Best Before-And-After Transformations to Come Out of Quarantine

You'll be amazed at what people can accomplish in just one month when they have nothing to distract them!


How I’m Celebrating Mother’s Day During Coronavirus

What a manicure taught me about love, happiness and my mom.


17 Small Silver Linings to Help You Feel Better About Quarantine

Even in the darkest times, there's always a silver lining.


20 Oddly Peaceful Pictures of Empty Cities During Quarantine

These pictures of empty cities look strangely calm and peaceful.


8 Photos That Show Nature Rebounding During Coronavirus

With nearly one-third of the world's population under some form of stay-at-home order, nature has an unprecedented opportunity to heal...


Is It Safe to Have Food Delivered to Your Home During COVID-19?

Germ expert Jason Tetro on how to stay safe from coronavirus when ordering food to your door.


Can You Catch Coronavirus From Your Clothes?

Could your own clothing carry coronavirus? Germ expert Jason Tetro weighs in on this, and more of your most pressing...

Exactly How Dangerous Is It to Take a Walk Outside During COVID-19?

Canadian germ expert Jason Tetro on how to stay safe from coronavirus when taking a walk or going for a...


Should You Be Disinfecting Your Groceries During COVID-19?

Germ expert Jason Tetro answers this frequently asked question, and shares tips on how to stay safe from coronavirus when...


When My Family Had to Self-Quarantine, the Syrian Refugees We Once Sponsored Had Our Backs

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, a family of Syrian refugees we once sponsored showed us kindness and care.


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If You Already Had Coronavirus, Could You Catch It Again?

In light of recent cases of apparent reinfection among recovered patients, it's natural to wonder if COVID-19 immunity is even...


I Lost My Job Because of the Coronavirus—Here’s How I’m Paying My Bills

With a few lifestyle changes, I am now saving well over $1,000 a month. Plus, my ample downtime has led...


I’m a Guidance Counsellor—Here’s How I’m Keeping My Kids Calm About Coronavirus

It’s not easy to parent during a pandemic, but a few simple strategies can help children cope with their new...


A Coronavirus Glossary—All The New COVID-19 Terms You Need To Know

The rapid spread of the COVID-19 pandemic around the world changed everything about our lives overnight—including the words we use...


14 Ways to Make Your Coronavirus Stockpile Last Longer

Running low on supplies? Don’t panic. These smart strategies can make all the difference when waiting out the pandemic at...

What to Cut Out of Your Budget During a Pandemic

The fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic has caused an economic crisis. Here's how you can save money during this uncertain...


Quarantine FOMO Is Real—Here’s How to Overcome It

If your friends' Instagram feeds have you feeling like you're missing out, use these psychologist-approved tips for finding peace of...


Here’s What Wild Animals Have Been Up to While Humans Are in Quarantine

People are staying inside, but the animals are coming out to explore.


Nominate a Great Canadian for the Reader’s Digest Kindness Awards

Do you know someone in your community who demonstrates the power of kindness? Nominate that person for a Reader’s Digest...


13 Things Canadian Nurses Wish You Knew

Here's why you should forgive your nurses if they get grumpy—and never, ever distract them when they're preparing your medication.

What to Do If You Run Out of These 5 Household Items

When things are in short supply, what can you turn to instead? Here are some things you can substitute for...


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How to Safely Remove Disposable Gloves

Who knew there was a right and wrong way to remove disposable gloves? Follow these steps to maintain a protective...


Do Viruses Spread at the Gas Pump?

Viruses can live up to 72 hours on gas pump handles, keypads and other high-touch surfaces in public spaces. Here...


Here’s How to Self-Isolate if You Live With Your Family

Social distancing isn't easy for anyone, but it can be especially tricky when multiple people live together. Even if you're...


15 Panoramic Webcams That Let You Virtually Travel the World

With COVID-19 forcing most of the world to remain as safe as possible indoors and relatively alone, travel has become...


Why I’m Embracing Grey Hair During COVID-19

None of us can make it to the hair salon right now. But self-quarantine may be the perfect time to...