VACCINES

Health authority dismisses claim Canadian child died after Covid-19 vaccination

Published on 07/12/2021 at 18:31

Social media posts claim a six-year-old child died near Ottawa, Canada after receiving a Covid-19 vaccine. But the local health authority said a review of data from coroners as well as partners at a children's hospital showed the claim is false, and monitoring systems are in place to investigate potential adverse events following vaccination.