Pneumococcal Disease

Pneumococcal Disease

What is it? Pneumococcal disease is a bacterial disease that can cause three infections: – meningitis (brain infection) – bacteremia (bloodstream infection) – pneumonia (lung infection) How is it spread? The bacteria are spread from an infected person to another by close contacts such as kissing, coughing, and sneezing or sharing items such as toys or musical instruments. Can it be prevented? YES, Pneumococcal Vaccine is safe and effective. Talk to us today about getting yours. Information provided by

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With the upcoming changes as stated by the Alberta Government and the City of Edmonton, we wanted to reach out to let you know there won’t be any changes to the Covid protocols in place in our office.  This means we will be continuing with our prescreening protocols.  We will be continuing with our masking policy.   And, if you are exhibiting any cold or flu-like symptoms please remain home and call health link at 811 for further advice.

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Atlas Immunization