Published On: October 01, 2020
In the late 1930s and early ’50s, epidemics in the province wreaked havoc with the school year and haunted group gatherings. Vaccines brought relief — but also new complications.
Published On: September 01, 2020
More than 830,000 children in the province rely on school buses. Are the government's busing guidelines putting their health at risk?
Published On: July 27, 2020
The province didn’t release detailed information about correctional facilities and the coronavirus until mid-July — and legal and public-health experts say the data doesn’t provide a complete picture.
Published On: July 20, 2020
Medical wisdom held that sunshine and fresh air could aid in the fight against tuberculosis. So, in 1912, the city opened its first forest school.
Published On: July 08, 2020
Across Ontario, public-health units are not only battling COVID-19 — but also advocating for a new post-pandemic normal.
Published On: July 04, 2020
On June 29, council voted down a motion to reduce the police budget by 10 per cent. TVO.org looks at the demographic and geographic factors at play.
Published On: June 22, 2020
ANALYSIS: Calls are growing for Toronto to defund the police. Here’s what we know about the service’s budget — and about the prospects for change.