FDA Approves Of Moderna And Pfizer Vaccines For Children Under Five Years

In a little over two years since the start of the pandemic, almost everyone in the U.S. is now available for the COVID vaccines. Yesterday, Friday, the FDA approved of the vaccines intended for children as young as six months. Authorization of the vaccines was finalized Wednesday as a Committee of vaccine experts voted to …

In The News This Week: White House Says Nearly A Million Children Under 12 Have Now Received COVID Vaccine

According to the White House, an estimated one million children under the age of twelve have received a COVID shot since FDA approval of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine last week. Jeff Zients, the White House coronavirus adviser, says they did their own research collecting data from pharmacies, and local and statewide  health officials. According to Zients, …

FDA Advisory Panel Endorses Use Of Pfizer Vaccine In Children Under Twelve

As with medications, vaccine side effects are rare, and should not deter anyone from receiving it to protect themselves and others around them from a virus that has proven to be more deadly than the flu. Unfortunately, it's not just worry of possible side effects that have prevented many Americans from getting the vaccines. It …

In The News This Week: Pfizer Hoping To Seek COVID Vaccine Approval For Children

On ABC's This Week on Sunday, Pfizer's CEO Albert Bourla told George Stephanopoulos  that booster shots can be provided to older Americans, as well as shots for those who have yet to be vaccinated. "I think it is also not the right thing to try to resolve it with an 'or' when you can resolve …

In the News: Anti-Vax Students Sue Indiana University Over Vaccine Mandate

A group of students at the University of Indiana recently filed a complaint over the school's oppressive, unconstitutional vaccine mandate. Justice Amy Coney-Barrett, who is the SC's justice who oversees that regions emergency petitions, received a request from eight students to block the mandate and on Thursday, rejected the plea. This past May, the university …

In The News: Pfizer Receives Authorization To Begin Administering It’s Vaccine To Adolescents

Pending CDC approval, the FDA has authorized the use of Pfizer's BioNTech vaccine for distribution among twelve to fifteen year-olds. The vaccine had previously been approved for use in children sixteen and older. The approval should come soon - possibly as soon as Wednesday - and after CDC go-ahead, immunization can begin as early as …

In The News This Week: Pfizer Expected to Get Vaccine Authorization For Use In Adolescents

Pfizer is expected get full authorization from the FDA to begin using the COVID vaccine on children between the ages 02 and 11. The FDA is likewise expected to begin distributing the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine in teens 12 15 as early as next week. The pediatric safety study to determine the efficacy of the vaccine …

In The News: Pfizer Requests FDA To Authorize COVID Vaccine For Children Ages 12 To 15

Last week, Pfizer requested to extend the use of its COVID Vaccine to include children ages twelve to fifteen. The request to the FDA is to amend the emergency use authorization, which they granted last year for teenagers sixteen and older. Last week Pfizer-BioNTech reported that its phase three clinical trials were completely safe and …

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