Ottawa's move follows Canadian authorities' earlier decision to alter labelling on J&J vaccine vials to point to potential dangers of "rare but serious blood clots" following U.S. regulators' ten day pause of vaccination after 15 people developed complications after taking the jab.
Denmark has said it will not use United States drugmaker Johnson & Johnson's single-shot Covid-19 vaccine in its vaccination campaign, citing concerns over serious side effects involving blood clots.
The Danish Health Authority noted that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) "has concluded that there is a possible link between rare but severe cases of blood clots" and the Johnson & Johnson drug.
Before the Health Canada advisory was issued, Saskatchewan Health Minister Paul Merriman said most of the doses that arrived in the province were to be funneled through the drive-through clinics in major centres.
Health Canada's pause on the J&J shot is a setback for the country's efforts to continue ramping up vaccinations amid a raging third wave of the pandemic.
The independent body of scientific experts declared the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine by Johnson & Johnson safe for use, saying the benefits of preventing COVID-19 infection outweigh the risk of rare blood clots.
Three dead after boat capsizes off San Diego coast
At least three people are dead and 27 others have been rushed to hospital after a boat was ripped into pieces when it capsized . Among the rescuers who jumped into action was a good Samaritan: a Navy sailor who was in the area with his family, Romero said.
Just two new cases of COVID-19 in Midwestern Ontario Tuesday
Of those patients, 875 are being treated in intensive care units and 589 are breathing with the assistance of a ventilator. Since COVID-19 vacccines starting rolling out in Ontario, almost 4.9 million people have recieved at least one dose.
Johnson & Johnson is a single-shot vaccine, meaning a person is fully vaccinated after just one dose.
The health authority noted Denmark's epidemic was now "under control", and that "the vaccination rollout is progressing satisfactorily with other available vaccines".
In mid-April, Denmark announced it was cutting the AstraZeneca vaccine from its vaccination campaign after putting it on hold a month earlier, citing similar concerns, becoming the first country in Europe to completely cut the vaccine.
In Perth on Saturday authorities confirmed a hotel security guard and his two roommates tested positive to Covid-19. He developed some COVID-19 symptoms that evening, which he thought were related to his Pfizer vaccine days earlier.
The commission has examined what went wrong in the province's response to the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. The province also reported that 21 more people died of the virus, bringing the total number of deaths to 8,050.
In the third phase of vaccination drive, everyone above the age of 18 will be eligible to get incolculated against Covid-19. Registration for the new eligible population groups commenced today from 4 pm. "18-plus can register", it said.
The new charges stem from the ongoing FBI investigation into the kidnapping plot, the Justice Department said in a statement . Gretchen Whitmer also tried to buy explosives to blow up a bridge near the Democrat's vacation home.
Ms Harris' office declined comment on her historic role in the president's address, preferring to let the moment speak for itself. Pelosi already knows what it feels like to sit on the rostrum in the House chamber and introduce a president for speeches.
President Joe Biden's effort to rejoin the 2015 worldwide compact with Tehran to curb Iran's program to build a nuclear weapon. The prisoner swap deal with Washington also reportedly involved the unfreezing of $7 billion (€5.8 billion) in Iranian funds.
Israel's military was brought in to support the rescue effort, police said, while authorities tried to evacuate the area. The gathering had been held in defiance of health officials who had worries that crowding could pose a Covid-19 risk.
Arbery was on the ground, that he heard Travis McMichael make the statement, 'f--ing n--er, '" GBI agent Richard Dial testified. PHOTO: In this May 29, 2020, file photo, a protestor holds up a photo of Ahmaud Arbery at a rally in Washington.
State COVID rate drops below 1.5% for 1st time since October
The May 19 reopening preempts the plan New York Mayor Bill de Blasio outlined just days ago to re-open his city fully on July 1. Andrew Cuomo announced that all capacity restrictions will be removed on businesses, including Broadway, starting May 19.
Romney Wins Censure Vote but Gets an Earful
About 1,900 delegates were in attendance at the start of the state organizing convention, held at the Maverik Center, Cox said. Susan Collins said Sunday that she was "appalled" to see fellow Republican Sen. "Those are the principles that unite us".
Formal start of final phase of Afghan pullout by US, NATO
Under the US-Taliban pact signed in Doha, Qatar, the US agreed to withdraw all its soldiers from Afghanistan in 14 months. On Friday, a huge blast in eastern Logar killed dozens as they broke their fast during the holy Islamic month of Ramadan.