There are now 117,031 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Canada, including 8947 deaths.
Speaking to reporters at a noon-time briefing in Ottawa, Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Tam provided the latest update on the spread of COVID-19 in Canada.
Canada’s top doctor also urged the media and the public to look at a broader picture of the virus.
Tam says officials have been looking at the seven-day average and not just the daily numbers when it comes to determining trends or “spikes” in various provinces and municipalities.
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