FDA greenlights updated COVID-19 booster for kids 5 to 11

By: - October 12, 2022 1:10 pm

Registered nurse Lindsay Waldman, left, prepares to administer a pediatric COVID-19 vaccine to a 5-year-old at a Denver hospital as the girl’s father comforts her. (Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.