Province to “actively review” lowering age for AstraZeneca vaccine recipients

In a tweet Monday morning, Premier Scott Moe says the province is going to “actively review” whether or not to lower the age eligibility to those receiving an AstraZeneca vaccine to people over the age of 40.

It is a move that is being made in both Alberta, Manitoba and  Ontario and comes at a time where Moderna doses are being reduced and drive-thru clinics in Regina and Saskatoon have temporarily closed due to the fact they have exhausted their vaccine supply at both


The National Advisory Committee on Immunization currently says the shot should be offered to those over 55.

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