By Elesha Nicholls
COVID-19 is able to be passed on through an infected persons cough, sneeze, or from their breath. By touching your eyes, nose or mouth, it gives the virus leeway into the mucous membranes of your throat, and in the span of 14 days you may start to feel flu like symptoms such as a dry cough sore throat, or a fever. Because of this it’s been advised to wear personal protective equipment such as disposable masks and gloves.
By Janica Maya
As COVID-19 continues to affect our lives, people experiencing homelessness are among the most vulnerable to the virus. Homelessness is a greater issue in Toronto, being almost 9,200 people who are homeless in the city on any given night. These people do not have the means of acquiring stable, permanent, safe and appropriate housing.