CDC Panel Considers Pfizer Boosters for 12- to 15-Year-Olds

CDC Panel Considers Pfizer Boosters for 12- to 15-Year-Olds

This post was originally published on this siteAdolescents could gain access to the shots for the first time as the Omicron variant spreads through communities and threatens to disrupt schools trying to stay open.

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Nearly 1 million kids ages 5-11 will have their first COVID shots by the end of today

Nearly 1 million kids ages 5-11 will have their first COVID shots by the end of today

This post was originally published on this site About 3% of children in the age group authorized last week to get a low-dose vaccine will have their first shots by Wednesday, according to the White House. (Image credit: Jae C. Hong/AP)

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White House: children’s vaccine program will be fully operational Nov. 8

White House: children’s vaccine program will be fully operational Nov. 8

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration’s vaccination program for children ages 5 to 11 will be fully operational starting Nov. 8, White House coronavirus response coordinator Jeff Zients said on Monday.During a White House briefing, Zients said the administration…

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Moderna says its vaccine is safe, effective for kids 6-11: Live COVID-19 updates

Moderna says its vaccine is safe, effective for kids 6-11: Live COVID-19 updates

This post was originally published on this siteModerna says its vaccine for kids ages 6-11 shows a “robust” immune response in a study of more than 4,500 youths. Latest COVID-19 news.     

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