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  • Reminder of vaccination (3rd dose)

    To ensure the effectiveness of vaccination against hepatitis A and B (Twinrix), three (3) doses are required :

    1re


    2e :

    1 month after the first dose

    3e :

    6 months after the first dose

    This tool lets you send a friendly reminder for your third dose of vaccine.

    Please enter the date of the second dose as well as your email address. You will be notified within five (5) months.

    Date of the second vaccine:

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    How many people have gonorrhea?

    Gonococcal infections: Trends in Canada

    • Gonorrhea is the second most commonly reported bacterial STI in Canada.
    • Since 1997, the number of reported Canadian cases of gonococcal infection has steadily increased, equally among men and women. From 2000 to 2009, the infection rate has grown by 64.7%.

    Who is most at risk of infection?

    • Women ages 15 to 24 and men ages 20 to 29 have the highest infection rates.
    • In 2009, the majority of cases reported (69.9%) occurred among people under age 30.
    • Nation-wide, about two thirds of reported cases occurred in men.

    Among the 15-24 age group, women accounted for 52% of gonorrhea cases reported in 2009, compared to 36% in 2005.