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CDC says children aged 5 to 11 SHOULD get Pfizer’s Covid booster vaccine

Pakki Khabar | 20/05/2022 03:17 PM | Click to read full article

CDC is recommending that children ages five to 11 get a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, despite a top expert having warned there is ‘no evidence’ that they need one.

The booster shot endorsement comes as Dr Monica Gandhi, an infectious diseases scientist said there were no studies showing the extra jab lowered children’s risk of symptomatic infection.