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Q) Can I take a different brand of COVID vaccine for my booster dose than was used for my initial dose? A) We held off...

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Q. Is it safe for my children to get the Covid vaccine when the time comes? A. At the end of our last column, we...

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Q) It seems to me that the vaccine committee or whatever they’re called and the various public health officials seem to be disagreeing about...

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Q) With the cases of COVID seeming to skyrocket throughout Ontario, is there anything that can be done to treat it besides putting me...

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Q) I had my COVID vaccine shot the other day and really didn’t feel well after it. Is this common and should I skip...

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Q. My friend told me that since I live a healthy lifestyle and use holistic medicines that I do not need the vaccine. What...

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Q) I have been hearing reports that a COVID infection might lead to ongoing issues with seemingly unrelated conditions such as mental health and...

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Q. I understand that the vaccine available at pharmacies will likely be the infamous Astra-Zeneca (AZ) one. Since I have had a previous blood...

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Q) I expect to get one of the COVID vaccines sometime in the next two months. I understand my second shot will probably be...

Ask the Pharmacist: COVID vaccine passport – a good idea?

Q) I have heard a lot of talk about vaccine passports recently. Just what are they and are they a good idea? A) Vaccine passports...

Ask the Pharmacist: More COVID news

Q) I don’t know what to make of the news these days; On one hand, much of what I hear seems optimistic but then...

Ask the Pharmacist: How do vaccines differ?

Q) I understand there have now been three more vaccines approved for use in Canada in addition to the Pfizer and Moderna versions. What...

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Q) I hear a lot about testing for Covid-19 and there seems to be a number of different ones out there. What are the...

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Q) At work today, I heard some people celebrating that, when Ontario sort of reopens on February 16th, our region will be a yellow...