Pfizer Requests Emergency Use Authorization For Kids Ages 5 To 11
Just in time for holiday travel that's when nearly 30 million children between the ages of 5 and 11 could become eligible for the Pfizer vaccine today the company officially asking the FDA for emergency use authorization, I think that is amazing I have been waiting for that for a long long long time according to Pfizer a dose one-third the size of that given to adults is both safe and effective.
In Young children, I do think it will make a big difference in reducing sick days missing school potential for hospitalizations and other complications. the vaccine not only protects from the disease it protects from disruptions in life. doesn't it absolutely the FDA's advisory committee is expected to meet on October 26th? to make a decision convincing some parents may Be a challenge. Only 30 percent say they would get their children vaccinated immediately.