Nova Scotia has opened up COVID-19 vaccine appointments for people aged 35 and older.
The 35 to 39 age group is now eligible to get the Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna vaccines at clinics across the province.
The province says there are about 63,500 eligible people in the age group.
Nova Scotia announced a milestone in its COVID-19 vaccination program on Thursday after administering a 400,000th dose of vaccine.
Health officials said in passing that mark, the province had doubled the number of shots administered in less than a month.
They reported 110 new cases of novel coronavirus on Thursday and 1,572 active cases.
This report by The Canadian Press was first published May 14, 2021.
The Canadian Press