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Vax-innate: Cancer vaccine reduces tumour growth

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LA – An experimental cancer vaccine has proven to be significantly effective when tested on laboratory rats, according to a research team with the National Institutes of Health. The new drug, designed by Dr Robert Seder and his colleagues at the NIAID Vaccine Research Centre, successfully led to dramatic tumour regression in mice, offering hope that experts might be closing …

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Sixth Meeting of North American Drug Dialogue

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Ottawa – The following joint statement was released by the Governments of Canada, Mexico and the United States of America. Senior officials from Canada, Mexico and the United States met on November 7 and 8, 2022 in Ottawa and virtually, for the Sixth North American Drug Dialogue (NADD). A result of the 2016 North American Leaders’ Summit (NALS), the NADD is …

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Covid-19 vaccination policy for Toronto staff

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Toronto – The City of Toronto announced today, that effective Thursday, December 1, the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy has been updated to reflect that mandatory vaccination is no longer required for City staff, volunteers and contractors. The City continues to strongly encourage everyone to get vaccinated against COVID-19, including a fall booster dose to prevent severe illness. Since the start of …

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Moderna’s new vaccine manufacturing facility in Laval

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Quebec – Amid global economic uncertainty, the Government of Canada will continue to be there for people – just like we were throughout the pandemic. By continuing to attract investment in research and development and manufacturing, we will continue to create good, middle class jobs and build an economy that works for all Canadians. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, took part …

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Party drugs for mental health treatment

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London – In a recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, scientists have found that party drugs such as magic mushrooms could help doctors treat depression. They are now testing psilocybin’s safety and hope to get nod from authorities within three years. Magic mushrooms are considered the most harmful in the US and in Britain and anyone …

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Tylenol, Advil shortage overwhelming hospitals

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Ottawa – Hospitals in Canada are getting choked as more and more parents are bringing their kids to the hospitals, which is overwhelming the system. Fevers are typically dealt with at home with over-the-counter medication like Tylenol and Advil but as there is a shortage of these two medicines, parents are rushing to emergency rooms. “

Kate OBrien Director of Department of Immunization Vaccines and Biologicals at WHO

Message by WHO’s Director of Department of Immunization, Vax, Biologicals 

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Geneva – Kate O’Brien, Director of the Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals at WHO welcomed people at the launch of first issue of the Global Immunization News (GIN) in this new format. Since its initial launch, in 2005, the GIN has been a platform for information-sharing for our community, by our community. The GIN includes a diverse range of …

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CVS Health reaches agreement for global opioid settlement

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WOONSOCKET – CVS Health® (NYSE: CVS) announced today that it has agreed in principle to a financial resolution designed to substantially resolve all opioid lawsuits and claims against the company by states, political subdivisions, such as counties and cities, and tribes in the United States. If all conditions are satisfied and the non-monetary terms – which still need to be …

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Toronto hosting VaxTO town halls on Covid-19 bivalent boosters

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Toronto – The City of Toronto will host a telephone town hall about the COVID-19 vaccination program on Tuesday, November 1, at 7 p.m. This telephone town hall, the first in a series of three, will be hosted by Associate Medical Officer of Health Dr. Vinita Dubey. During the town hall, Toronto residents can ask questions about the COVID-19 bivalent …

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Free Flu Shot Available for Ontarians 6 Months and Older

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Ontarians strongly encouraged to get their COVID-19 booster doses and flu shot TORONTO — Starting today, free flu shots are available to Ontarians six months of age and older. With COVID-19 vaccines also available to everyone six months and older and bivalent booster doses available to those 12 and over, Ontarians are strongly encouraged to get both their flu and …