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May 4, 2021

CHILD VACCINE


CHILD VACCINE

SOME CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 16 MAY SOON BE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A CORONAVIRUS VACCINE. MULTIPLE REPORTS SAY, THIS WEEK, THE F-D-A IS EXPECTED TO AUTHORIZE PFIZER'S VACCINE FOR CHILDREN AS YOUNG AS 12. PFIZER REPORTED IN LATE MARCH THAT, IN TRIALS, ITS VACCINE PROVED 100 PERCENT EFFECTIVE IN KIDS 12-TO-15. MODERNA IS ALSO CONDUCTING TRIALS ON KIDS 12-TO-17 AND ARE HOPING TO HAVE RESULTS SOMETIME IN THE SUMMER.


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