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Ontario Confirms First Case of Rare AstraZeneca-linked Blood Clotting

TORONTO — Today, Dr. David Williams, Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health, issued the following statement on the province’s first confirmed case of vaccine-induced immune thrombotic thrombocytopenia (VITT) in a patient after receiving the AstraZeneca/COVISHIELD vaccine: “We have confirmed the first case of the rare blood clotting condition known as …

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Select Ontario Pharmacies Offering 24/7 COVID-19 Vaccinations

TORONTO — The Ontario government, in collaboration with Shoppers Drug Mart, will offer 24/7 COVID-19 vaccinations for individuals aged 40 and over at 20 pharmacy locations, with the majority located in hot spot communities. As early as tomorrow, April 21, 2021, 20 Shoppers Drug Mart locations, including 16 in the …

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POLICE EXPAND ENFORCEMENT TO LIMIT SPREAD OF COVID-19 IN ONTARIO

Interprovincial Travel Restricted to Work, Medical Care, Transportation of Goods (ORILLIA, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) wants the public to be aware of actions being taken to help limit the transmission of the COVID-19 virus, including restrictions on interprovincial travel. The Government of Ontario has announced further restrictions …

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Ontario Implements Provincewide Emergency Brake

All 34 Public Health Unit Regions to Move into Shutdown TORONTO —The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is imposing a provincewide emergency brake as a result of an alarming surge in case numbers and COVID-19 hospitalizations across the province. The …

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Vaccination Plan for Seniors 80 and over in West Nipissing

Vaccination Plan for Seniors 80 and over in West Nipissing WEST NIPISSING, ON – COVID-19 vaccination clinics for seniors aged 80 and over will take place next week, on March 24, 25 and 26. Clinics will be held at the West Nipissing Community and Recreation Centre’s Marcel Noël Hall, located …

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Ontario Activates Emergency Brake in Sudbury Public Health Region

Immediate action required to interrupt transmission, contain community spread and save lives TORONTO — On the advice of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the Ontario Government is activating an “emergency brake” in the Public Health Sudbury and Districts region, and moving it to the Grey-Lockdown level in the Keeping …

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