1. Some Quebecers struggle to move up second vaccine appointments  Montreal Gazette
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  3. Only Quebecers Who Got A Pfizer 1st Dose Can Move Up Their 2nd Dose Appointment Right Now  MTL Blog
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Government's decision to reduce the interval between doses to 8 weeks has so far only benefited those who initially received the Pfizer shot.

Some Quebecers struggle to move up second vaccine appointments | Montreal Gazette

Some Quebecers struggle to move up second vaccine appointments | Montreal Gazette

Anyone who got their first dose on or before April 10 can now move up their appointmentsAnyone who got their first dose on or before April 10 can now move up their appointments

Nova Scotians urged to get second vaccine dose as soon as they can - HalifaxToday.ca

Analysis in Scotland finds small increase in risk of treatable condition called idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpuraAnalysis in Scotland finds small increase in risk of treatable condition called idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura

AstraZeneca vaccine linked to slightly higher risk of blood disorder | Coronavirus | The Guardian

Nova Scotia reported 13 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional case connected to Citadel High School in Halifax.Nova Scotia reported 13 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional case connected to Citadel High School in Halifax.

More Nova Scotians can book 2nd vaccine shot earlier than expected - Halifax | Globalnews.ca

Nova Scotia reported 13 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional case connected to Citadel High School in Halifax.

More Nova Scotians can book 2nd vaccine shot earlier than expected - Halifax | Globalnews.ca

Researchers spotted the link after analysing data from 5.4million people in Scotland between December 8 and April 14.Researchers spotted the link after analysing data from 5.4million people in Scotland between December 8 and April 14.

AstraZeneca's Covid vaccine is linked to another bleeding disorder that can cause purple-dotted rash | Daily Mail Online

Back in March, Delaware County pharmacies saw the urgency of good public health outreach firsthand. It’s time to refresh our efforts.Back in March, Delaware County pharmacies saw the urgency of good public health outreach firsthand. It’s time to refresh our efforts.

Millions of Americans might miss the benefits of a second vaccine dose. Community pharmacies can help. | Opinion

If you got the Pfizer vaccine for your first dose, you can look forward to moving up your appointment for your second dose. But, right now, everyone else has to wait.  Quebec's Department of Health confirmed in a press release on Monday that "for the time being, the option to advance the administration of the second dose is only available for those who have received the first dose of Pfizer's vaccine." Editor's Choice: You Can Actually Go Swimming In This Crystal-Clear Quebec River This Summer (PHOTOS) The administration of the second dose is dependent on vaccine supply and the government explained that "only doses of Pfizer vaccine are delivered in sufficient quantity" at the moment.  As for Moderna and AstraZeneca, the government confirmed that it will be receiving shipments soon.  "The next vaccine deliveries from Moderna or AstraZeneca will be confirmed shortly and should also allow the administration of the second dose to be brought forward." As of June 8, Quebecers 75 and older can book their second-dose appointments. Health Canada has a robust website with all the latest information on the vaccines and can answer any questions you may have. Click here for more information.Sorry, Moderna folks...

Only Quebec Pfizer Recipients Can Move Up 2nd Dose Appointments - MTL Blog

Nova Scotia's chief medical officer of health now recommends people who had a first dose of AstraZeneca not take it as their second shot.Nova Scotia's chief medical officer of health now recommends people who had a first dose of AstraZeneca not take it as their second shot.

As science evolves on COVID-19 vaccines, so, too, do recommendations | CTV News

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Rest of World News: MELBOURNE: As haematologists, we look after many patients who have had blood clots in the past or take blood thinners.Rest of World News: MELBOURNE: As haematologists, we look after many patients who have had blood clots in the past or take blood thinners.

A history of blood clots is not usually any reason to avoid the AstraZeneca vaccine - Times of India

FRANKFURT, June 10 — A study of side effects following vaccination with AstraZeneca’s anti-Covid-19 shot in Scotland found only an association with a largely harmless bleeding condition and no link to brain clots, underscoring the rarity of potential complications. A group of researchers led by...FRANKFURT, June 10 — A study of side effects following vaccination with AstraZeneca’s anti-Covid-19 shot in Scotland found only an association with a largely harmless bleeding condition and no link to brain clots, underscoring the rarity of potential complications. A group of researchers led by...

Scottish study underscores rarity of blood disorders after Astra vaccine | World | Malay Mail

It's decision time for British Columbians who received AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine as their first dose, as they now must choose whether to stick with the same shot for their second or opt for an mRNA vaccine instead.It's decision time for British Columbians who received AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine as their first dose, as they now must choose whether to stick with the same shot for their second or opt for an mRNA vaccine instead.

AstraZeneca or mRNA? British Columbians make second-dose vaccine decisions

The risk of severe COVID-19 or death is far greater than any posed by the vaccine, a study author says.The risk of severe COVID-19 or death is far greater than any posed by the vaccine, a study author says.

Small risk of bleeding disorder after AstraZeneca COVID vaccine | CIDRAP

A condition that affects the blood, known as idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP), may be associated the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine in rare cases, research suggests.

COVID-19 vaccine linked to low platelet count, nationwide study suggests

But the research, involving 2.53 million adults in Scotland, found that the vaccine’s benefits outweighed the small risks.But the research, involving 2.53 million adults in Scotland, found that the vaccine’s benefits outweighed the small risks.

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According to the haematologist, the blood clots seen following the AstraZeneca vaccine are completely different to other types of blood clots, such as deep vein thrombosis or a pulmonary embolism, or the clots that cause heart attacks and strokes.According to the haematologist, the blood clots seen following the AstraZeneca vaccine are completely different to other types of blood clots, such as deep vein thrombosis or a pulmonary embolism, or the clots that cause heart attacks and strokes.

COVID-19 | A History Of Blood Clots Is Not Usually Any Reason To Avoid The AstraZeneca Vaccine

Researchers say the very small risks are important but rare, and are comparable with those of other vaccines.Researchers say the very small risks are important but rare, and are comparable with those of other vaccines.

AstraZeneca jab ‘linked with slightly increased risk of some bleeding disorders’ | Evening Standard

A condition that affects the blood, known as idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP), may be associated the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine in rare cases, research suggests. The very small increased risk of the condition — which is characterized by low platelet counts — is estimated to be 11 per mil

COVID Vaccine Linked to Low Blood Platelet Count – Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

COVID Vaccine Linked to Low Blood Platelet Count – Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura – SciTechDaily

Chief Medical Officer Professor Paul Kelly says the AstraZeneca vaccine remains an “extremely important” component of the vaccine rollout after it was revealed a 52-year-old woman's death was "related" to the jab. Professor Kelly said the woman was administered the vaccine a couple of weeks ago and developed an "extremely rare" blood clotting event. “It (AstraZeneca vaccine) remains an incredibly, extremely important part of our vaccine rollout with our large numbers of doses that are available here in Australia,” he said. “It is absolutely key in relation to us becoming safe from COVID as a population here in Australia, and that remains the case. “I will point out that this remains an extremely rare event to get these serious clots but when they happen, as we have seen in this case, it can have tragic consequences.” Chief Medical Officer Professor Paul Kelly says the AstraZeneca vaccine remains an “extremely important” component of the vaccine rollout after it was revealed a 52-year-old woman's death was "related" to the jab. Professor Kelly said the woman was administered the vaccine a couple of weeks ago and developed an "extremely rare" blood clotting event. “It (AstraZeneca vaccine) remains an incredibly, extremely important part of our vaccine rollout with our large numbers of doses that are available here in Australia,” he said. “It is absolutely key in relation to us becoming safe from COVID as a population here in Australia, and that remains the case. “I will point out that this remains an extremely rare event to get these serious clots but when they happen, as we have seen in this case, it can have tragic consequences.”

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The talks fell through as the government felt they could not produce the 300 million shots requested.. Read more at straitstimes.com.East Asia News -The talks fell through as the government felt they could not produce the 300 million shots requested.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Taiwan says AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine production talks fell through, East Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

The Chief Medical Officer says the 52-year-old's death is "extremely unfortunate" and seeks to reassure the public doctors are becoming very good at treating the clots before they cause harm.The Chief Medical Officer says the 52-year-old's death is "extremely unfortunate" and seeks to reassure the public doctors are becoming very good at treating the clots before they cause harm.

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A NSW woman has died from a blood clot in the brain after receiving the AstraZeneca jab but authorities say the vaccine's benefits far outweigh its risks.A NSW woman has died from a blood clot in the brain after receiving the AstraZeneca jab but authorities say the vaccine's benefits far outweigh its risks.

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The disorder is more common with COVID-19 itself than any of its jabs.The disorder is more common with COVID-19 itself than any of its jabs.

Coronavirus: AstraZeneca jab linked to bleeding disorder

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The death was confirmed on Thursday.The death was confirmed on Thursday.

COVID-19: Second Australian dies from blood clots after getting AstraZeneca vaccine | Newshub

Research suggests the Oxford/AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine is associated with a slightly increased risk of some bleeding disorders, but its benefits continue to outweigh the risksResearch suggests the Oxford/AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine is associated with a slightly increased risk of some bleeding disorders, but its benefits continue to outweigh the risks

AstraZeneca covid-19 vaccine may hinder blood clotting in rare cases | New Scientist

A 52-year-old woman from NSW is dead after presenting with a “severe form” of blood clotting in the brain “likely linked to the AstraZeneca vaccine”.A 52-year-old woman from NSW is dead after presenting with a “severe form” of blood clotting in the brain “likely linked to the AstraZeneca vaccine”.

NSW woman’s blood clot death likely linked to AstraZeneca vaccine

The study also found a small link between blood clotting and the AstraZeneca vaccine.The study also found a small link between blood clotting and the AstraZeneca vaccine.

New study finds no association between Covid-19 Pfizer vaccine and blood clots | 1 NEWS | TVNZ

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THE AstraZeneca Covid jag is linked to a rare blood condition characterised by a low platelet count, according to a world-first study involving 1.7… THE AstraZeneca Covid jag is linked to a rare blood condition characterised by a low platelet count, according to a world-first study involving 1.7…

AstraZeneca vaccine linked to rare blood condition, finds Scotland study | HeraldScotland

A new study in Scotland has found the Pfizer vaccine is not associated with a condition that affects the blood, and other clotting and bleeding events.A new study in Scotland has found the Pfizer vaccine is not associated with a condition that affects the blood, and other clotting and bleeding events.

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Small increase in treatable and mild bleeding disorder found after first doseSmall increase in treatable and mild bleeding disorder found after first dose

AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine linked to slightly higher risk of blood disorder

A study of side effects following vaccination with AstraZeneca's anti-COVID-19 shot in Scotland found only an association with a largely harmless ...A study of side effects following vaccination with AstraZeneca's anti-COVID-19 shot in Scotland found only an association with a largely harmless ...

Scottish study underscores rarity of blood disorders after AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine - CNA

Experts stress benefits outweigh ‘very small’ risks after possible link to autoimmune bleeding disorder establishedExperts stress benefits outweigh ‘very small’ risks after possible link to autoimmune bleeding disorder established

AstraZeneca vaccine linked with ‘slightly increased’ but ‘rare’ risk of some bleeding disorders | The Independent

A woman in New South Wales has died of a rare blood clotting disease after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine, ...

Coronavirus: Woman dies of blood clot after AstraZeneca vaccine | TGA report

The Oxford/AstraZeneca CCP virus vaccine is linked to “slightly increased risk of some bleeding disorders,” British researchers have found.The Oxford/AstraZeneca CCP virus vaccine is linked to “slightly increased risk of some bleeding disorders,” British researchers have found.

AstraZeneca Jab Causes ‘Slightly Increased Risk’ of Bleeding: UK Study

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A 52-year-old woman from New South Wales had a "severe form" of blood clotting.A 52-year-old woman from New South Wales had a "severe form" of blood clotting.

Covid 19 coronavirus: Australian woman's death likely linked to AstraZeneca vaccine - NZ Herald

Seniors who booked in the very early days for a first injection, may not be in the registrySeniors who booked in the very early days for a first injection, may not be in the registry

Greater Trail seniors advised they may need to register for a second COVID dose – Trail Daily Times

British Columbians who received the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine will have an opportunity to book a second dose in the coming weeks at a pharmacy.The chart shows you when you will be contacted by a community pharmacist.

COVID-19: When can I get my second AstraZeneca dose in BC? - New West Record

Victoria pharmacist Patrick Falkiner didn’t know what to expect when the province rolled out supplies of AstraZeneca this week for pharmacies to administer second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. “. . .Victoria pharmacist Patrick Falkiner didn’t know what to expect when the province rolled out supplies of AstraZeneca this week for pharmacies to administer second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. “. . .

Pharmacies begin administering second doses of AstraZeneca vaccine | Times Colonist

B.C. health officials don’t expect AstraZeneca plc COVID-19 vaccine doses will go unused as the province embarks on administering second doses to recipients.Pharmacies have begun contacting AstraZeneca recipients about their second doses

Health officials don’t expect AstraZeneca second doses to go to waste as rollout begins - Economy, Law & Politics | Business in Vancouver

B.C. health officials don’t expect AstraZeneca plc COVID-19 vaccine doses will go unused as the province embarks on administering second doses to recipients.Pharmacies have begun contacting AstraZeneca recipients about their second doses

Health officials don’t expect AstraZeneca second doses to go to waste as rollout begins - Economy, Law & Politics | Business in Vancouver

Individuals will be able to choose between receiving another viral vector vaccine, COVISHIELD, or an mRNA vaccine, like Pfizer or Moderna.Individuals will be able to choose between receiving another viral vector vaccine, COVISHIELD, or an mRNA vaccine, like Pfizer or Moderna.

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