The Latest: CDC says ages 18 and up should get booster shot

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Hi hi Mike Mike Rossi Rossi a a reporting reporting the the centers centers for for disease disease control control and and prevention prevention broadens broadens its its recommendation recommendation for for cove cove it it nineteen nineteen booster booster shots shots the the centers centers for for disease disease control control and and prevention prevention is is now now recommending recommending cove cove it it nineteen nineteen booster booster shots shots for for all all adults adults because because of of the the new new variant variant Omicron Omicron in in a a statement statement late late Monday Monday CDC CDC director director Dr Dr Rochelle Rochelle Wilensky Wilensky said said everyone everyone ages ages eighteen eighteen and and older older should should get get a a booster booster shot shot either either when when they they are are six six months months after after their their initial initial Fizer Fizer or or mature mature in in a a series series or or two two months months after after their their initial initial J. J. and and J. J. vaccine vaccine the the CDC CDC had had previously previously approved approved boosters boosters for for all all adults adults but but only only recommended recommended boosters boosters for for those those fifty fifty years years old old and and older older or or those those living living in in long long term term care care facilities facilities well well then then ski ski also also encouraged encouraged anyone anyone who's who's feeling feeling unwell unwell to to get get tested tested for for covert covert nineteen nineteen hi hi Mike Mike Rossio Rossio

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