U.S. President Joe Biden to make Pfizer vaccine available to young people

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Pfizer and BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine authorized for use in children as young as 12 while U.S. President Joe Biden issued a statement hailing the authorization as “…a promising development in our fight against the virus.”

U.S. regulators on Monday authorized Pfizer and BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine for use in children as young as 12, widening the country’s inoculation program as vaccination rates have slowed significantly.

U.S. President Joe Biden issued a statement hailing the authorization as “…a promising development in our fight against the virus.”



He’s asked states to make the vaccine available to young people immediately.

So far, around 46% of people in the U.S. have received at least one shot of a COVID-19 vaccine. (NNT World)