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Which COVID-19 vaccine is "best?" Teacher Appreciation Day.
NACI says mRNA vaccines like Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are "preferred" over viral vector vaccines like AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson, but other health officials like Dr. Bonnie Henry say to get the first vaccine available to you; BCCDC Communicable Diseases & Immunization Service medical director Dr. Monika Naus discusses the differences between the vaccines and why some health officials and experts might be giving different messages. Retired teacher and teacher manual author Christa Campsall discusses Teacher Appreciation Day amid a year of unprecedented challenges in BC classrooms.