The COVID-19 pandemic has swiftly and dramatically changed our daily lives. We’re speaking to Canadian women about how coronavirus has affected how they work, parent, run their businesses and more. For information on where to find the latest updates on the evolving COVID-19 situation in Canada, go here.
What It’s Like to Work in an ER During a Pandemic
"Every shift I walk in and it’s like, 'Is today the day we’re going to be inundated with sick patients?'"
What It's Like to Work at a Long-Term-Care Facility During a Pandemic
"We're running out of masks and we’re worried."
What It's Like to Be a Pregnant Working Mom of Two in a Pandemic
"I’m living in 12- to 24-hour increments now."
What It's Like to Run a Small Business During a Pandemic
"We have six staff members. I want to make sure that they are taken care of."
What It Was Like to Be Self-Isolated in Italy
"We were talking about what was happening in China with COVID-19 from a case-study perspective. I didn’t realize it would be directly impacting Italy so soon."
I Sold My Home to Travel Abroad, Then There Was a Pandemic
"Am I being a conscious world citizen by getting on a plane when I might be carrying this and bringing it back to Canada?"
Where to Find Information on Coronavirus in Canada
Resources on self-isolation, social distancing and more.
Life and Love
Pregnancy in a Pandemic: Here's What You Need to Know
In the best of times, pregnancy is a leap into the unknown. In the midst of a pandemic, it means navigating that without succumbing to the panic that threatens to engulf us all.
What to Know About Coronavirus Prevention
Would taking immune boosters, like vitamins, prevent the coronavirus? What is the most effective hand sanitizer?
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