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Canada’s COVID-19 hospitalizations still sharply rising amid Omicron-driven wave: top doctor | FULL

Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Tam said on Friday that although there are early indicators suggesting Canada has reached its peak of COVID-19 cases in this Omicron-driven fifth-wave, daily hospitalization numbers are still “rising steeply.” “Although there is a degree of underestimation due to current testing policies, the seven-day average of close to 27,000 cases reported daily as…

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COVID-19: Canada getting over 30,000 treatment courses of Pfizer's antiviral pill | FULL

Canadian Procurement Minister Filomena Tassi and Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos announced on Monday that Canada had received 30,400 treatment courses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 antiviral pill Paxlovid, with 120,000 more expected to be delivered between January and March. Last month, the federal government announced it had signed a purchase agreement with Pfizer to buy up to one million courses of…

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COVID-19: Canada getting over 30,000 treatment courses of Pfizer's antiviral pill | FULL

Canadian Procurement Minister Filomena Tassi and Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos announced on Monday that Canada had received 30,400 treatment courses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 antiviral pill Paxlovid, with 120,000 more expected to be delivered between January and March. Last month, the federal government announced it had signed a purchase agreement with Pfizer to buy up to one million courses of…

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COVID-19: Canada getting over 30,000 treatment courses of Pfizer's antiviral pill | FULL

Canadian Procurement Minister Filomena Tassi and Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos announced on Monday that Canada had received 30,400 treatment courses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 antiviral pill Paxlovid, with 120,000 more expected to be delivered between January and March. Last month, the federal government announced it had signed a purchase agreement with Pfizer to buy up to one million courses of…

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COVID-19: Canada getting over 30,000 treatment courses of Pfizer's antiviral pill | FULL

Canadian Procurement Minister Filomena Tassi and Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos announced on Monday that Canada had received 30,400 treatment courses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 antiviral pill Paxlovid, with 120,000 more expected to be delivered between January and March. Last month, the federal government announced it had signed a purchase agreement with Pfizer to buy up to one million courses of…

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COVID-19: Canada getting over 30,000 treatment courses of Pfizer's antiviral pill | FULL

Canadian Procurement Minister Filomena Tassi and Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos announced on Monday that Canada had received 30,400 treatment courses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 antiviral pill Paxlovid, with 120,000 more expected to be delivered between January and March. Last month, the federal government announced it had signed a purchase agreement with Pfizer to buy up to one million courses of…

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COVID-19: Canada in for "intense" weeks of Omicron infections, data shows | FULL

Canada is set for several “intense” weeks of COVID-19 activity as the Omicron variant continues to drive record infections and hospitalizations, new modelling data suggested on Friday. The projections indicate the Omicron wave could peak at 170,000 cases a day this month, though officials say the numbers are estimates of the “true number of daily cases” that may be…

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Children under 12 could receive Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine by Friday

Health Canada approved the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for children ages five to 11. Pfizer says its vaccine has proven to be nearly 91 per cent effective and will begin rolling out in several provinces including Saskatchewan and Ontario. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video,…

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Children under 12 could receive Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine by Friday

Health Canada approved the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for children ages five to 11. Pfizer says its vaccine has proven to be nearly 91 per cent effective and will begin rolling out in several provinces including Saskatchewan and Ontario. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video,…

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Children under 12 could receive Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine by Friday

Health Canada approved the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for children ages five to 11. Pfizer says its vaccine has proven to be nearly 91 per cent effective and will begin rolling out in several provinces including Saskatchewan and Ontario. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video,…

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