Sources: US to recommend COVID vaccine boosters at 8 months


U. S. experts are expected to soon recommend that all Americans get groovy nineteen booster shots to help fight off the delta variant federal health officials have been studying whether extra shots for the vaccinated would be needed as early as this fall to ensure lasting protection especially with the more contagious delta variant to inside sources tell the Associated Press it's expected they will call for a third dose for all Americans regardless of age to be given around eight months after the second shot was administered Israel's been offering a coronavirus booster to people over age sixty the head of the national institutes of health Dr Francis Collins said this weekend that there were concerns the vaccine's effectiveness might start to dwindle as the delta variant continues to spread he suggested if booster shots were approved that go first to healthcare workers then nursing home residents and then phased in for the rest of the public Jackie Quinn Washington

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