TORONTO -- Sophie Gregoire Trudeau has tested positive for COVID-19, the prime minister's office confirmed.
“Following medical recommendations, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau was tested for COVID-19 today.
She is feeling well, is taking all the recommended precautions and her symptoms remain mild," the PMO said in a statement Thursday.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is self-isolating after his wife, Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, began exhibiting flu-like symptoms after returning from a speaking engagement in the U.K.
According to a statement from the Prime Minister’s Office, she immediately sought medical advice after developing the symptoms and a low fever late Wednesday.
“The doctor’s advice to the Prime Minister is to continue daily activities while self-monitoring, given he is exhibiting no symptoms himself.
In a tweet sent Thursday afternoon, Trudeau said his wife was feeling better, but echoed the message of caution. »