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Covid-19: Where to Get Vaccinated

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Toronto – Everyone ages 6 months and over in Toronto can get the Covid-19, flu and other vaccines at the same time. Bivalent booster vaccines are available for eligible individuals: Moderna Spikevax (18+) and Pfizer-BioNTech (5+). Vaccines for children ages 6 months and up are also available. Book an appointment at a City-run clinic. Novavax vaccine appointments can only be booked through the Toronto Public …

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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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Battle against Covid-19 continues 1,000 days following Toronto’s 1st case

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Toronto – Toronto marks 1,000 days since the first case of COVID-19 was confirmed in Toronto, and the unprecedented response from Toronto residents, Toronto Public Health (TPH) and Team Toronto partners throughout the pandemic. While much has changed since Toronto’s first case was identified, COVID-19 still circulates in the community, and TPH and Team Toronto continue to respond to the …

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Theresa Tam: Weekly Covid case counts risen in recent weeks,

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Ottawa – Theresa Tam,Chief Public Health Officer, has said: “Nationally, COVID-19 disease indicators, including weekly case counts have increased in recent weeks, which may be an early sign of fall resurgence. Despite the usual regional variation, virus transmission is occurring across the country. The omicron late summer wave appears to have declined very gradually before picking up again, after only a brief levelling …

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New Omicron vaccine to improve efficacy of Covid-19 boosters

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OTTAWA – Health Canada approved on Friday the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 booster vaccine that targets the BA.4 and BA.5 strains of the Omicron variant. The vaccine, which is approved for people at least 12 years old, can be given three to six months after a second dose of the primary vaccine series, or the most recent booster shot. Health …

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Pfizer-BioNTech Submits to EMA for Omicron Bivalent Vaccine Booster

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MAINZ — Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) and BioNTech SE (Nasdaq: BNTX) today announced they have completed a submission to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for a 10-µg booster dose of the companies’ Omicron BA.4/BA.5-adapted bivalent COVID-19 vaccine for children 5 through 11 years of age. This application for a variation of the marketing authorization (MA) to include the Omicron BA.4/BA.5-adapted bivalent vaccine in this …

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Pfizer/BioNTech gets positive response for Omicron BA.4/BA.5-Adapted Bivalent Vax in EU

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NEW YORK & MAINZ – Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) and BioNTech SE (Nasdaq: BNTX) today announced a 30-µg booster dose of their Omicron BA.4/BA.5 bivalent-adapted COVID-19 vaccine (COMIRNATY® Original/Omicron BA.4/BA.5 15/15 µg) has been recommended for conditional marketing authorization (cMA) by the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) for individuals ages 12 years and older. The European …

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Mixing COVID-19 Vaccine Products

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Primary series CDC does not recommend mixing products for your primary series doses. If you received Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 for the first dose of your primary series, you should get the same product for all following primary series doses. Boosters People ages 18 years and older may get a different product for a booster than they got for their …

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Pfizer presents Adapted Bivalent Vaccine Candidate for Omicron BA.1

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Kirkland – Pfizer Canada and BioNTech filed a New Drug Submission (NDS) with Health Canada for an Omicron-adapted bivalent COVID-19 vaccine candidate, based on the BA.1 sub-lineage, to be administered as a booster dose in individuals 12 years of age and older. This application follows guidance from Health Canada to work towards the introduction of an Omicron-adapted bivalent vaccine candidate …

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Covid-19 Vaccination in Nunavut

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Nunavut – All Nunavummiut five years of age and older are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. Currently, Nunavut offers the Moderna SPIKEVAX® for Nunavummiut aged 12 and over and the Pfizer-BioNTech Comirnaty mRNA vaccines for those aged 5 and over. Boosters: Aged 18 and older – Anyone 18 years of age and older can get their second COVID-19 booster …