Can the flu shot and other routine vaccines protect against COVID-19?

Sometimes the tool you need is right there in the toolbox. None of the COVID-19 vaccines has been approved for children yet, but researchers around the world are studying the … Read More

P.E.I. is vaccinating its first priority groups. Here’s where its rollout stands

Prince Edward Island says it expects to finish immunizing most of its first priority groups by the end of March in the first phase of its COVID-19 vaccine rollout. Meanwhile, … Read More

New Brunswick revises COVID-19 vaccine plan. Here’s where it stands in the rollout

New Brunswick health officials have announced changes to the COVID-19 vaccine rollout, after shipment delays and re-routed doses dented the province’s distribution plan. Dr. Jennifer Russell, New Brunswick’s chief medical … Read More

COVID-19 vaccine clinics underway Wednesday in three of four Atlantic provinces

A registered nurse has become the first person in Nova Scotia to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Provincial health officials said Danielle Sheaves, a nurse who works in a COVID unit … Read More

COVID-19 vaccine clinics to start Wednesday in three of four Atlantic provinces

COVID-19 vaccine clinics are to start administering shots in three of the four Atlantic provinces Wednesday. Clinics are to be held in Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and … Read More

Nova Scotia expects to start COVID-19 vaccinations for high-risk groups in January

While the batches will be small, Nova Scotia’s health officials have confirmed that doses of the COVID-19 vaccine are expected to arrive this month. The province said select public immunization should … Read More

In-school vaccination programs moved to Ontario clinics, doctors’ offices

Vaccines normally offered in school to Grade 7 students will instead be delivered at community clinics and doctors’ offices in parts of Ontario, meaning parents will have to make arrangements … Read More

World needs a plan ensure a COVID-19 vaccine can reach everyone: experts

Leading philanthropists and immunization experts say the world lacks the ability to properly manufacture, finance and distribute a COVID-19 vaccine, even if one were found by the end of the … Read More