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Considering the Options — Getting the flu versus getting a vaccine or taking an antiviral

When considering your options about vaccination there are a number of factors that you should think about. This chart explains the risk of getting the flu versus the benefits and risks of getting an H1N1 flu vaccine and/or taking antiviral medication if you do get the flu.

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Published on : 21 Oct 2009

Information on Pregnancy, Breastfeeding and H1N1 Flu Virus

Provides targeted information on the H1N1 Flu virus specifically for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, including information on the H1N1 flu vaccine.

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Published on : 21 Oct 2009

Information on Children Less Than Five Years of Age and the H1N1 Flu Virus

Provides targeted information on the H1N1 Flu virus specifically for children under the age of five, including information on the H1N1 flu vaccine.

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Published on : 21 Oct 2009

Information on Seniors and the Flu Virus (Seasonal Flu and H1N1 Flu)

Provides targeted information specifically for seniors on the topic of the seasonal and H1N1 flu viruses, including information on the seasonal flu vaccine and the H1N1 flu vaccine.

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Published on : 21 Oct 2009

Information on the H1N1 Flu Virus and Individuals with Chronic Medical Conditions

Provides targeted information on the H1N1 Flu virus specifically for individuals with chronic medical conditions, including information on the H1N1 flu vaccine.

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Published on : 21 Oct 2009

Montreal Researcher, Physician and Teacher Phil Gold to be Inducted Into The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

Discoveries revolutionized the diagnosis and management of cancer and immunology

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Published on : 19 Oct 2009

NOTICE TO THE MEDIA - Canada will provide an update on the H1N1 flu virus.

Dr. David-Butler-Jones and Dr. Danielle Grondin will provide a national update on the H1N1 flu virus.

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Published on : 18 Oct 2009

NOTICE TO THE MEDIA - A tour of areas in the National Microbiology Laboratory that focus on work relating to the H1N1 flu virus.

Minister Aglukkaq, Dr. David-Butler-Jones and Dr. Danielle Grondin will provide a national update on the H1N1 flu virus.

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Published on : 16 Oct 2009

Frequently Asked Questions - H1N1 Flu Virus

Updated: October 15, 2009

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Published on : 15 Oct 2009

Research shows treating HIV-AIDS with interleukin-2 is ineffective

A team of researchers at the MUHC/McGill and their international colleagues recommend halting all clinical trials on interleukin-2.

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Published on : 15 Oct 2009

Vaccine Safety - Regulation of H1N1 vaccine

Vaccine Safety - Regulation of H1N1 vaccine

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Published on : 15 Oct 2009

Canada Supports Scientific Research to Deepen Knowledge of H1N1 Flu Virus

The Government of Canada through the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) today announced support for five new research projects designed to help further understand and address the H1N1 flu virus.

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Published on : 14 Oct 2009

NOTICE TO THE MEDIA - A tour of areas in the National Microbiology Laboratory that focus on work relating to the H1N1 flu virus.

A tour of areas in the National Microbiology Laboratory that focus on work relating to the H1N1 flu virus. They will be joined by Dr. Frank Plummer, Chief Science Advisor for the Public Health Agency of Canada.

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Published on : 14 Oct 2009

News Release - Government of Canada launches H1N1 Preparedness Guide

Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq today announced the release of a comprehensive preparedness guide that will provide Canadians with information about the H1N1 flu virus, steps they can take to protect themselves, and what to do if they, or their family members, get sick.

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Published on : 13 Oct 2009

News Release - Town Hall in Iqaluit Tackles Vaccine Myths

Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq and Dr. David Butler-Jones, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, addressed some of the myths around vaccine safety, effectiveness, and side effects at a town hall meeting with community members in Nunavut today.

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Published on : 13 Oct 2009