COVID-19 Info

Common questions about COVID-19

Immunization is a safe and effective way of preventing illness caused by infectious diseases. Below are answers to common questions about COVID-19 immunization.

COVID-19 Immunization Q&A. Immunize Canada.

Why your arm might be sore after getting a vaccine. National Geographic.


About coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Government of Canada.

Know the facts about COVID-19. Government of Canada.

Vulnerable populations and COVID-19. Government of Canada

Provincial and territorial

COVID-19. British Columbia Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC).

COVID-19 info for Albertans. Government of Alberta.

COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Ontario. Government of Ontario.

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Québec. Government of Québec.

Coronavirus (COVID-19). Government of Nova Scotia.

COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus). Government of Nunavut.

Health organizations

COVID-19 Update. ALS Canada.

Managing through COVID-19. Alzheimer Society.

COVID-19 and arthritis. Arthritis Society.

CHPCA updates on COVID-19. Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association.

COF update on COVID-19. Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation.

New recommendations: COVID-19 vaccine for IBD. Crohn's and Colitis Canada.

Tips on administering CPR during pandemic. Heart and Stroke Foundation.

Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and Huntington disease: What you should know. Huntington Society of Canada.

COVID-19 information for kidney cancer patients. Kidney Cancer Canada.

COVID-19 – Coronavirus. The Lung Association.

COVID-19 – Coronavirus Prevention and Vaccination. The Lung Association.


Understanding Vaccine Hesitancy with Dr. Anna Taddio

Leslie Dan School of Pharmacy, University of Toronto
Date: 16 March 2021


Answering your COVID-19 vaccination questions

The Lung Association
Date: 10 February 2021

COVID-19 vaccines


COVID-19: How vaccines are developed. Government of Canada.

Vaccine development and approval in Canada. Government of Canada.

Provincial and territorial

COVID-19 vaccine: Frequently asked questions. ImmunizeBC.

Vaccine: COVID-19. Alberta Health Services.

COVID-19 vaccine information. Government of Saskatchewan.

COVID-19 vaccine. Government of Manitoba.

COVID-19 vaccines for Ontario. Government of Ontario.

COVID-19 vaccines. Government of Québec.

Vaccine. Government of New Brunswick.

COVID-19 vaccine information. Nova Scotia Health.

COVID-19 vaccines and immunization program. Government of Prince Edward Island.

COVID-19 immunization plan for Newfoundland and Labrador. Government of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Yukon’s COVID-19 strategy. Government of Yukon.

GNWT’s response to COVID-19. Government of Northwest Territories.

COVID-19 Vaccination. Government of Nunavut.

Health organizations

COVID-19 Vaccines – What Older Canadians Need to Know. National Institute on Ageing.

COVID-19 vaccine guidance for people living with MS. Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada.

IFA Town Hall: In conversation with Dr. Ross Upshur. International Federation on Ageing.

Pain and anxiety management during COVID-19 immunization

Preparing for your COVID-19 vaccine: A guide for adults (HelpinKids&Adults | University of Toronto | Immunize Canada)

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Preparing for your COVID-19 vaccine: A guide for older adults (HelpinKids&Adults | University of Toronto | Immunize Canada)

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Preparing for your COVID-19 vaccine: A guide for caregivers of older adults (HelpinKids&Adults | University of Toronto | Immunize Canada)

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The immune system


The Adaptive Immune System

Vaccine Makers Project

Last Updated: 08 April 2021