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Many potential drugs and treatments for use against COVID-19 are being evaluated in Canada and around the world. Several different types of treatments have been developed.

Last Updated: Aug. 26, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 30, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, drugs, treatments, COVID-19 treatments
Federal

Parents, caregivers and children across the country are facing new challenges as the COVID-19 pandemic affects our daily work and home routines. Schools, daycares and most workplaces have closed, and children and parents are suddenly at home full-time.

Last Updated: Nov. 4, 2020
Date Published: May 21, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Coronavirus, parenting, children
Federal

How Health Canada is addressing clinical trials of drugs and vaccines, its expedited review process and the Special Access Program to find therapies to prevent or treat COVID-19.

Last Updated: Jul. 27, 2021
Date Published: May 3, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, pandemic, vaccines for COVID-19, drugs for COVID-19
Federal

Several different types of treatments for COVID-19 have been developed. Examples include drugs that reduce or stop the virus from multiplying in human cells and drugs that treat the symptoms of COVID-19.

Last Updated: Jun. 30, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 8, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, coronavirus, market authorization, COVID-19 Treatments, treatments, drugs, reduce or stop the virus from multiplying, treat the symptoms of COVID-19
Federal

The COVID-19 Emergency Loan Program for Canadians Abroad is a temporary financial assistance program to help Canadians travelling outside Canada to return home or to shelter in place while they arrange to return to Canada. This dataset provides information on the number and value of loans issued by country.

Last Updated: Apr. 13, 2022
Date Published: Dec. 21, 2020
Organization: Global Affairs Canada
Formats: DOCX CSV
Keywords:  COVID-19 Emergency Loan Program; COVID-19
Federal

Many drugs are being evaluated in Canada and around the world as potential treatments for COVID-19. Health Canada has authorized several of these for use in Canada. You can search the complete list of applications received for COVID-19-related drugs and vaccines to find out their status.

Last Updated: Jun. 7, 2022
Date Published: Feb. 1, 2022
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19 treatments, potential-treatments for COVID-19, COVID-19-related drugs-and-vaccines
Federal

Mathematical modelling of COVID-19 pandemic which uses mathematical equations to estimate how many cases of a disease may occur in the coming weeks or months.

Last Updated: Sep. 24, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 23, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, pandemic, epidemiological, social, economic dimension, of the outbreak, mathematical modelling, of COVID-19 outbreak, COVID-19
Federal

People infected with COVID-19 can shed the virus through their stool, even if they don't have any symptoms. Testing a community's sewage (wastewater) can tell us if COVID-19 is increasing or decreasing in that community. Our scientists have developed a pan-Canadian wastewater network to monitor the spread of COVID-19 in Canada. This is in collaboration with provincial, territorial and municipal governments and academia across Canada.

Last Updated: Aug. 3, 2022
Date Published: Apr. 29, 2022
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: CSV HTML
Keywords:  Wastewater samples, wastewater, COVID-19
Federal

While diseases can make anyone sick, some Canadians are more at risk of getting an infection and developing severe complications due to their health, social and economic circumstances. Organizations, staff and volunteers play an important role in helping to prevent these populations from getting or spreading the COVID-19 virus. Start by sharing simple things they can do to help keep themselves and others healthy, guide them to help if they develop any signs and symptoms and learn ways help care for sick clients recovering from COVID-19.

Last Updated: Nov. 25, 2020
Date Published: May 1, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19 Pandemic, Vulnerable populations.
Federal

COVID-19 is an illness caused by a coronavirus. Human coronaviruses are common and are typically associated with mild illnesses, similar to the common cold.

Last Updated: Mar. 26, 2020
Date Published: Mar. 7, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Coronavirus, COVID-19, symptoms, fever, cough, prevention
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