USA vaccinates children 5-11 years-old vs COVID-19

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Posted at Nov 04 2021 08:45 AM | Updated as of Nov 05 2021 09:35 AM

US CDC allows COVID-19 vaccination of younger kids

National Jewish Health registered nurse Lindsay Waldman, left, prepares to administer a pediatric COVID-19 vaccine to Emma Waas, 5, as her father, Andy Waas, comforts her on Wednesday in Denver, Colorado, USA. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control has approved the Pfizer-BioNTech pediatric vaccine for the 28 million children aged 5-11 years old.