Heart inflammation cases higher in 16-24 age group after 2nd mRNA COVID-19 shot: CDC

Preliminary findings from two vaccine safety monitoring systems suggest a higher-than-expected number of cases of heart inflammation after the second dose of mRNA COVID-19 vaccines in 16 to 24 year olds, the U.S. … 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

Canada ‘very closely’ watching data on mixing and matching COVID-19 vaccines

Health Canada is “very closely” watching emerging data around the safety and efficacy of mixing and matching COVID-19 vaccines, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada’s top doctor, said Tuesday. Tam said the … Read More

mRNA vaccine technology could be used to protect against other deadly diseases: experts

As the world waited with bated breath, scientists worked around the clock at breakneck speed to create an mRNA vaccine to protect against the novel coronavirus. Now, experts say that … Read More

Coronavirus: What you need to know about mRNA vaccines

The two COVID-19 vaccines approved in Canada were created by using ground-breaking genetic technology that for years held huge promise, but always ran into roadblocks — until now. It’s called … Read More

How long will the COVID-19 vaccine protect you? Here’s what we know so far

With COVID-19 vaccinations officially underway in Canada and other parts around the world, there appears to be a light at the end of the tunnel, even as coronavirus cases and … Read More