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Pfizer Canada cites ‘urgency’ in seeking authorization for kids’ COVID vaccine

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health Canada Studies show vaccines work for children aged five to 11 — but Health Canada has yet to give the go-ahead Author of the article: The Canadian Press Publishing date: Sep 20, 2021  •  21 minutes ago  •  2 minute read  •  Join the conversation A child receives his vaccine from… Read More »

What Does Approval of the Pfizer Vaccine for Teens and Preteens Mean for My Child?

Q: The federal government approved the Pfizer vaccine for 12- to 15-year-olds. What does this mean for my child? Extending the emergency use of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to preteens and young adolescents adds nearly 17 million more Americans to the pool of those eligible to be immunized against covid-19, helping to build a vaccinated population… Read More »

FDA expands Pfizer vaccine authorization to include teenagers ages 12 to 15

The Food and Drug Administration authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine to be used in teenagers ages 12 to 15, making it the first to be deemed safe for people under 16. “Today’s action allows for a younger population to be protected from COVID-19, bringing us closer to returning to a sense of normalcy and to… Read More »