The government has presented updated projections on case numbers, variants of concern, and more. Read the full briefing.
One in four Ontario men will get it, but if caught early enough, prostate cancer is not a death sentence. But, when and how to screen is still controversial and the treatments can often cause serious problems like impotence. Toronto oncologist Dr. Neil Fleshner will be here to take your calls and address the issues. Also today, The Underground Railroad was a network of clandestine people and homes that helped thousands of American slaves find freedom in Ontario during the 19th century. One of the stops on the railroad was the home of John Freeman Walls - a former slave from North Carolina. His great-great grandson Dr. Bryan Walls, a retired dentist from Windsor, turned his ancestral home into the John Freeman Walls Historic Site and Underground Railroad Museum. Dr. Walls took the family legend and immortalized it in his book, The Road that Led to Somewhere. This show also contains one Your Health item, "Ultrasound".
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February 25, 2021 - 54:06
There is no silver bullet for all our housing problems. But as The Home Show demonstrates, creative approaches - even niche ideas like tiny houses, canal boats and shipping containers, can make a real difference.
February 25, 2021 - 59:10
This episode explores four families of penguins facing different challenges as they raise their chicks.
February 25, 2021 - 50:00
Daniel is looking for am employer who wants somebody who can think outside the box; Alessia wants to channel her creativity and love of kids into a career that excites her.
February 25, 2021 - 4:31
Many residents have fond memories of the original shops and gathering spots in downtown Mimico, like the popular Mimicombo roller rink. Most of these places are gone now, but the Mimico Centennial Library is a thriving community hub.
February 25, 2021 - 48:24
The 'Zumanjaro: Drop of Doom', built on the face of 'Kingda Ka', already the world tallest roller coaster, was opened in 2012. The ingenious design, creates 2 record breaking rides in one, and is an audacious example of cutting edge engineering.
February 25, 2021 - 58:59
For centuries, the interior of East Africa was unknown to the outside world. That changed in the 1860s, thanks to a geographical puzzle that had obsessed Europeans for decades.
February 25, 2021 - 24:10
British artist Sonia Boyce was born in 1962 in London's East End to parents who had recently emigrated from the Caribbean. Collaboration and improvisation are very much Sonia's style.
February 25, 2021 - 24:06
Ellen Gallagher has become known for her politically charged paintings, collages and films about African-American history.
February 24, 2021 - 4:50
When The Bookshelf first opened in 1973, downtown Guelph was vibrant and full of well-established shops. Businesses came and went, but The Bookshelf grew to include a café, cinema, and event space, becoming a home for local artists and authors.
February 25, 2021 - 30:00
How can the pandemic recovery be economically equal for all?
February 25, 2021 - 24:48
The country's top public-health doctor provides an update on the efforts to contain the virus and vaccinate the population.
February 24, 2021 - 30:50
Canada's pipelines are in question. What will this mean for the country's lucrative oil and gas industry?
February 24, 2021 - 23:11
A fresh look at Canada's unique program that keeps Canadian provinces equal. Then, given the cancellation of the Keystone Pipeline, what is the future of pipelines in Canada.
February 23, 2021 - 27:02
How does urban design influence the way people view cities?
February 23, 2021 - 27:18
An examation of the promise and science of the currently banned drugs.
February 22, 2021 - 25:44
Long-time educator Charles Pascal discusses his book derived from five decades in Ontario education, "Leading from the Inside Out."
February 22, 2021 - 33:43
Dispelling the idea that Black voters tend to lean politically left.
February 19, 2021 - 24:34
We review our programming from the week.
OPINION: This country will not be able to “build back better” if we don’t tear down the barriers preventing Black Canadians from contributing to economic prosperity.
OPINION: The province’s vaccination program is just starting to scale up — a sudden influx of other vaccines could push the system to its breaking point.
TVO.org speaks with Ryan Patchett-Marble about the possible benefits of psilocybin treatment — and why he thinks it’s important to have direct experience.
The Toronto journalist broke a lot of the rules about keeping your distance from the story. Jeff was all in, all the time.
The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.
TVO.org speaks with Kieran Moore, Kingston’s medical officer of health, about the role of public-health units, family doctors and vaccination — and why April could be an important month.
Ottawa has updated its policy for international graduates — but advocates say it hasn’t gone far enough to address longstanding issues and new pandemic realities.
OPINION: Our pandemic response has shown how race, class, and gender determine who is most likely to be in the line of fire. We need aggressive reforms to counter systemic racism.