The Covid vaccine is now authorized for kids in elementary school, ages 5 to 11. With the new authorization, nearly the entire U.S. population is eligible for a Covid-19 vaccine.
FDA authorizes Pfizer vaccine for kids 5 to 11
The Food and Drug Administration on Friday authorized Pfizer-BioNTech's lower-dose Covid-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11. The FDA's move comes several days after its advisory committee concluded that the benefits of vaccination outweigh its risks. Here is the latest.