With kids going back to school for in-person learning next week, some of Ontario's public health units have given the green light for 5- to 11-year-olds to get booked for their second doses sooner.

Ottawa Public Health and Hamilton Public Health Services are now allowing second dose appointments to be booked 21 days following their first-dose appointments.

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To say 2020 has been a tough year would be an understatement, but despite everything, Ottawa Public Health (OPH) is still finding ways to keep everyone smiling.

OPH poked a little fun at Toronto Maple Leafs fans on Monday, saying if they can remain optimistic, we all can.

The tweet made reference to the Leafs' habit of losing to the Boston Bruins in Game 7.

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As the COVID-19 situation in Canada continues to evolve, Ottawa Public Health (OPH) has stepped up to explain what’s going on when it comes to public health rules and advice.

On October 3, just days after Premier Doug Ford announced updated restrictions in Ontario, the capital’s health agency wrote a lengthy Twitter thread addressing some key concerns.

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