U.S. states urged to seek longer shelf life for J&J vaccines as millions near expiration

A top White House official on Tuesday urged state governors to work with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to extend the shelf life of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine … Read More

Canada to keep holding back J&J COVID-19 vaccines until U.S. lab probe is complete

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted May 21, 2021 8:48 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Canada’s plans to use the … Read More

‘No A, B list of COVID vaccines’: Experts weigh in on NACI’s ‘mixed messages’

There is growing confusion and uncertainty in Canada about which COVID-19 vaccine to get. The National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) said on Monday that the mRNA vaccines by Pfizer-BioNTech … Read More

NACI recommends Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 shot for adults 30 and up, says mRNA preferred

Canada’s National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) is recommending Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine to adults 30-years and older. The advice came with a notable caveat. Barring any pre-determined health risks, … Read More

Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine recommended for adults 30 and up in Canada, NACI says

Canada’s National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) is increasing its age recommendation for Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine to adults 30-years and older. “At this time and based on current evidence, … Read More

Blood clot risks: Comparing COVID-19 vaccines with common medicines, travel and smoking

There are growing concerns around blood clotting from at least two different COVID-19 vaccines. On Tuesday, Canada reported its first case of a rare blood clot in a person who … Read More

Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 shot set to soon arrive in Canada. Here’s what we know

Canada will soon add another COVID-19 vaccine to its supply, with procurement minister Anita Anand announcing this week that initial shipments of Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose jab are to arrive … Read More

Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine will soon arrive in Canada. Here’s what we know

Canada will soon add another COVID-19 vaccine to its supply, with procurement minister Anita Anand announcing this week that initial shipments of Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose jab are to arrive … Read More

Company at centre of Johnson & Johnson vaccine problem has prior health citations: report

The company at the center of quality problems that led Johnson & Johnson to discard an unknown amount of its coronavirus vaccine has a string of citations from U.S. health officials for … Read More

Johnson & Johnson vaccine approved in Canada. How does it compare to the others?

Canada has now approved four different coronavirus vaccines after giving the green light to Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 shot. Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose shot joins a growing arsenal of vaccines … Read More

Johnson & Johnson pauses coronavirus vaccine trials after ‘unexplained illness’

Johnson & Johnson has temporarily paused its clinical trials for a potential novel coronavirus vaccine after an “unexplained illness” in a study participant, the company said Monday. In a statement … Read More

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