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Mixing COVID-19 vaccines could be making the best ‘of a bad situation’

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health Canada With AstraZeneca delays, and 36 million doses of Pfizer and Moderna scheduled to come, mixing for potentially hundreds of thousands of people may become unavoidable Author of the article: Sharon Kirkey Publishing date: May 05, 2021  •  2 days ago  •  5 minute read  •  35 Comments A Peel Region… Read More »

Under-30s could be vaccinated before older age groups under new proposal

A new proposal from the Department of Health that is currently under review, could see under-30s receive their first Covid-19 vaccination ahead of other age cohorts. This proposal comes as latest figures from the Health Protection Surveillance Centre show that 74% of new confirmed cases of Covid-19, come from people under the age of 45.… Read More »

As U.S. Covid cases stall, top health officials warn variants could ‘hijack’ nation’s progress

People wait in a line stretching around the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on midtown Manhattan’s west side, to receive a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine at the site which has been converted into a mass vaccination center in New York, March 2, 2021. Mike Segar | Reuters The U.S. is at a “critical nexus” in… Read More »

Sleep apnoea: Do you sleep alone? A new app could assess your risk of the condition

Left untreated, sleep apnoea can increase the risk of depression, heart disease and stroke. Find out more about the health condition here and how to treat it. Known as obstructive sleep apnoea, the NHS lists symptoms that occur during the night. These include loud snoring, making gasping, snorting or choking noises, and breathing that stops… Read More »