With flu time approaching, Mayo Clinic authorities remind dad and mom of the worth of vaccinating kids for influenza and COVID-19 when achievable.
The Centers for Sickness Control and Avoidance (CDC) recommends anyone 6 months and older get vaccinated for flu each calendar year. The CDC also states individuals who are eligible can be vaccinated for flu and COVID-19 at the very same time.
Presently, youngsters ages 12 and more mature are permitted to get vaccinated for COVID-19 utilizing the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine under terms of the Food and Drug Administration’s unexpected emergency use authorization. Industry experts anticipate that the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine will before long be authorised for crisis use authorization for kids 5-11.
On the Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast, Dr. Angela Mattke, a Mayo Clinic pediatrician and host of Ask The Mayo Mother, discusses children and vaccines with Dr. Robert Jacobson, a Mayo Clinic pediatrician. Dr. Jacobson co-chairs the AskMayoExpert Expertise Information Board on Immunizations and Vaccinations, and he is health-related director for Mayo Clinic’s Primary Care in Southeast Minnesota Immunization Plan.
For a lot more details and all your COVID-19 protection, go to the Mayo Clinic Information Community and mayoclinic.org.
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