Effective April 1,2012, there will be changes to the N.S. publicly funded Childhood Immunization program.The changes include:
● An increase to 2 doses of varicella vaccine. One dose to be given at 12 months and the second dose to be given prior to school entry at 4-6 years of age
● Use of a combined MMR and varicella vaccine- MMRV (Priorix-Tetra, GSK)
For Immediate Release Friday, March 9, 2012
BE A.W.A.R.E: Pharmacists Can Help You “Butt Out”
Dartmouth, NS – As Pharmacy Awareness enters its sixth day, pharmacists across Nova Scotia are urging patients to BE A.W.A.R.E and get a Basic Medication Review.
For Immediate Release
Thursday, March 8, 2012
BE A.W.A.R.E : Pharmacists Ease Confusion and Create Relief
Dartmouth, NS - As Pharmacy Awareness starts its fifth day, pharmacists across Nova Scotia are helping patients BE A.W.A.R.E and get a Basic Medication Review.