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Monthly Archives: October 2012

Health Canada Lifts Temporary Vaccine Suspension

October 31, 2012 – No Safety Concerns Identified So Local Healthcare Providers Can Resume Administering Agriflu and FluAd Vaccines The Peterborough Public Health has informed local healthcare providers that Health Canada has lifted its temporary suspension of Agriflu and FluAd so they can resume immunizing patients with these vaccines. “This is very reassuring news on two counts. […]

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Public Health’s Community Open House Rescheduled

October 29, 2012 – Tonight’s Open House in Norwood Cancelled Due to Inclement Weather The Peterborough Public Health has rescheduled its Community Open House in Norwood to take place on Thursday, November 29 at the Norwood Town Hall from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The original Open House in Norwood planned for this evening (October 29) has […]

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Public Health Flu Clinics Continue

October 29, 2012 –  While Health Canada Investigates Suspended Vaccines – Suspended Vaccines Never Used in Public Clinics; Residents Encouraged to Get The Flu Shot The Peterborough Public Health is encouraging local residents to get their flu shot at community clinics which continue as planned while Health Canada investigates two vaccine brands that were temporarily suspended last […]

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Public Health Flu Clinics Not Using Suspended Agriflu or FluAd Vaccines

October 27, 2012 – Only Fluviral and Vaxigrip Vaccines Provided to Local Residents Following Health Canada’s announcement yesterday that two vaccine brands, Agriflu and FluAd, have been suspended for use in Canada pending further investigation, Peterborough Public Health has confirmed that these brands were never used in community flu clinics. “I want to reassure all […]

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Have Your Say! Public Health Launches Online Survey

October 25, 2012 –  Public Health Launches Online Survey to  Seek Your Input on Public Health Priorities Community Invited to Help Build Board of Health’s Five-Year Strategic Plan Today Peterborough Public Health launched an online survey to gather resident opinions on what our local public health priorities should be for the next five years. Residents can easily find the […]

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