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Ontarians 18+ Eligible for Bivalent Booster Starting Today

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Province Adding New Paediatric Pfizer Vaccine for Infants and Children Aged Six Months To Under Five Years TORONTO — The Ontario government is reminding individuals that starting today, September 26, all adults aged 18 and over are eligible to receive the bivalent booster dose, which may offer more targeted protection against the Omicron variants. Appointments can be booked through the COVID-19 …

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Toronto offers more Covid-19 pop-up vax clinics this weekend

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Toronto – As summer ends and Torontonians transition back to their busy fall routines, Toronto Public Health (TPH) refreshes its focus and moves pop-up vaccination clinics indoors to community gathering places and transit hubs where residents live, work and play. Continuing Team Toronto’s equity-focused, hyper-local mobile strategy, TPH will offer COVID-19 vaccinations, including the bivalent COVID-19 booster dose, to all …

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Vaccinations being held at National Bank Open this weekend

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Toronto – Toronto Public Health (TPH) continues to provide opportunities for residents ages five and older to receive COVID-19 vaccinations at festivals this summer. TPH COVID-19 vaccination clinics will be available at the following events: National Bank Open, 1 Shoreham Dr., Friday, August 12, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday, August 13, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Sunday, August …

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45,000 second Covid-19 boosters delivered in Toronto

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Toronto – For the second consecutive week, Team Toronto has delivered more than 45,000 fourth doses – known as second boosters – of COVID-19 vaccine to eligible Torontonians. In the two weeks since the Province of Ontario expanded fourth dose eligibility to people age 18 and older on July 14, 91,045 people in Toronto have received their second booster dose. …

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Toronto now delivered over 7m Covid-19 vaccine doses

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Toronto – Mayor John Tory announced that Team Toronto’s vaccination efforts have reached another milestone, administering more than 7 million COVID-19 vaccine doses. Mayor Tory made the announcement with Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health Dr. Eileen de Villa during a visit to the City of Toronto’s newest COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Metro Hall (214 Wellington Street W.). As of April …

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Covid-19 vaccines continue to protect against hospitalization

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DC – Covid-19 vaccination continues to help protect adults against severe illness with Covid-19 , including hospitalizations and death, according to two reports released in today’s MMWR. During Omicron, Covid-19 -associated hospitalization rates increased for all adults, regardless of vaccination status, but rates were 12 times higher among adults who were unvaccinated compared to adults who received a booster or …