Top Biden medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci tells CNN’s Jake Tapper that people should follow official recommendations on booster shots and says that data on boosters for Moderna and J&J recipients is coming in “a couple to three weeks.”
According to the state department of health, there’s been a 50% drop in child COVID cases. This news comes just as Pfizer released results saying its vaccine is safe for kids between five and eleven years old.
The first school pupils in England have received their coronavirus vaccine, as jabs were rolled out to 12-15-year-olds today.
Quinn Foakes, 15, was given the Pfizer vaccination at Belfairs Academy secondary school in Essex, and said: "I'm glad that I've done it … I've got grandparents, I'd love to be safe around them and spend time with them." Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Vaccine advisers to the US Food and Drug Administration declined to recommend the agency approve Covid-19 booster doses for everyone who got vaccinated six months ago or longer. However, they did recommend a more limited step: emergency use authorization for people 65 and older, and for people at high risk of severe infection. CNN’s Jake Tapper discusses with Dr. Anthony Fauci.