Global News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19: US FDA, CDC support Pfizer-BioNTech boosters for people high-risk or aged 65+” – below is their description.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and an advisory panel for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have largely approved the use of a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.
Officials say Americans aged 65 years and older, and those 18 and up who have a high risk for severe disease should receive a booster shot.
Jackson Proskow reports on if Canada is looking to follow suit, and how scientists feel about the general public getting a third dose.
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In This Story: Canada
Canada is a country in the northern part of North America. It extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean, covering 9.98 million square kilometres (3.85 million square miles), making it the world’s second-largest country by total area.
Its southern and western border with the United States, stretching 8,891 kilometres (5,525 mi), is the world’s longest bi-national land border. Canada’s capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver.
Various Indigenous peoples inhabited what is now Canada for thousands of years before European colonization. The Canada Act 1982, which severed the vestiges of legal dependence on the British Parliament. Canada is a parliamentary democracy and a constitutional monarchy in the Westminster tradition, with a monarch and a prime minister who serves as the chair of the Cabinet and head of government.
As a highly developed country, Canada has the seventeenth-highest nominal per-capita income globally as well as the thirteenth-highest ranking in the Human Development Index. Its advanced economy is the tenth-largest in the world, relying chiefly upon its abundant natural resources and well-developed international trade networks.
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