FDA Authorizes Pfizer's COVID Vaccine for Adolescents


Today. The fda expanded authorization for the visor krona virus vaccine for use in children ages. Twelve and over. Fd acting fda commissioner. Janet woodcock said. Today's action allows for a younger population to be protected from covid. Nineteen bringing us closer to returning to a sense of normalcy and to ending the pandemic parents and guardians can rest assured that the agency undertook a rigorous and thorough review of all available data. As we have with all of our cove nineteen vaccine emergency use authorizations according to the centers for disease control fifty eight percent of adults eighteen and older have received at least one dose of the vaccine the biden administration has set a goal of having having seventy percent of americans vaccinated by the fourth of july yesterday on. Meet the press. Dr anthony fauci said this. We plead with people to get vaccinated because the largest proportion of the population. That's vaccinated the less likelihood that in a season the coming fall the winter. You're going to see a significant surge. There's no doubt about that. That's the reason why. Vaccinations are so important. Select frontier says that as more people get vaccinated. We are likely to see the cdc ease restrictions on wearing masks in indoor public

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