Canada Authorizes Use Of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

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A nurse in the U.K. prepares to administer Covid-19 vaccinations earlier this month. Canadian health officials on Wednesday authorized the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine.

The vaccine produced by Pfizer and BioNTech is the first to be authorized by Canadian health officials. The decision makes Canada just the third country in the world to grant such an authorization.

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