Health unit reverses decision on COVID-19 vaccinat

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It turns out kids who are 11 years old but turning 12 before the end of the year cannot get a COVID-19 vaccination in the London area. The Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) reversed the?decision which was initially announced Thursday.

According to London’s Medical Officer of HealthThe incident reignited a fierce conversation over whether outdoor activities should be banned during Ontario, Drhas been flooded durin. Chris Mackiet be affected by strengthened stay-at-home orders, such a, the office of the?Chief Medical Officer of Health? asked them to roll back on expanding eligibility, even though some other Ontario health units have been vaccinating 11-year-old children.

“We talked through where the age approval process is within the National Advisory Committee on Immunization, which is our national expert body and the importance of moving as a province, whatever direction we go,” said Dr. Mackie.?“And so, on that basis, the office of the chief medical officer requested that we roll this decision back for now. And so we have done that.”

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