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EXPERTS PREDICTED CORONAVIRUS COULD KILL MORE THAN 65 MILLION PEOPLE

Experts predicted a strain of the coronavirus could kill tens of millions of people in a warning three months BEFORE the deadly outbreak in Wuhan, China. Scientists at the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security modeled a hypothetical pandemic on a computer…

Toronto issues extreme cold weather alert as it’s expected to feel like -28 C

After a stretch of unseasonably warm temperatures, a biting windchill has prompted Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Eileen de Villa, to issue an extreme cold weather alert for the city of Toronto.  According to the city, the alert is based on Environment and Climate Change Canada’s…

Travelers arriving in Toronto from China aren’t subject to medical screening for coronavirus

While 20 airports in the U.S. are subjecting travelers incoming from China to medical screening that includes a temperature and visual symptom check, the Toronto Pearson International Airport has yet to take similar action. Though select airports across Canada have added a question about flu-like symptoms to…

A third case of coronavirus confirmed in Canada and it’s in Vancouver

Canadian officials have confirmed that coronavirus has officially spread to British Columbia. The B.C. Centre of Disease revealed that a third case of coronavirus has been identified in Canada, following the confirmation of two cases in Toronto. The individual is a 40-year-old…

A lab in Canada has begun work on a coronavirus vaccine

A lab in Canada has now officially started developing a coronavirus vaccine. The Saskatoon-based laboratory — known as “VIDO-InterVac” — has been given the green-light by Public Health Canada to begin efforts to find a cure to the respiratory disease.…

Canadian government urged to suspend all flights from Canada to China

After the second case of coronavirus was announced in Toronto yesterday morning, the public is now urging the government to suspend all flights from Canada to China. The coronavirus is now in 18 countries. There are currently two confirmed cases in Canada and more…

Coronavirus concerns in Toronto are leading to racism against the Chinese community

As Toronto residents attempt to do everything in their power to protect themselves following the news of two confirmed cases of coronavirus in the city, it seems the panic is leading to an increase in racism against the Chinese community.  The illness is said…

Canada is now recommending against face masks to protect against coronavirus

With a second case of coronavirus being confirmed in Toronto this morning, Canadians are all wondering the same question: should I be wearing a face mask? It seems that there might be an answer. In a press conference this afternoon, Chief Medical…

Officials are now investigating up to 21 cases of potential coronavirus in Ontario

Following the confirmation of a second presumptive case of coronavirus in Toronto, Ontario health officials are currently investigating up to 21 other individuals who may have the illness. Provincial officials said in a press conference earlier today that 19 people are currently under…

A second case of coronavirus confirmed in Toronto and more are expected

Ontario public health officials have confirmed a second case of coronavirus in Toronto. Early this morning, Ontario’s chief medical officer Dr. David Williams revealed that the afflicted individual is the wife of the first confirmed case of coronavirus in Canada. The pair returned…