This Is the Earliest We Can Expect a COVID Vaccine for Little Kids

This Is the Earliest We Can Expect a COVID Vaccine for Little Kids

The 5-to-11 age group lastly got theirs last month, almost a year after the vaccines were licensed for adults. They gave a two-dose regimen to children aged 6 months through 4 years, and just some of those kids ended up with a sufficient immune response to state the vaccines effective.There are two little pieces of good news here: initially, the vaccine was deemed safe in this age group, and the side results were minimal. If this strategy works, the company expects to use for permission for the vaccine for children between 6 months and 5 years throughout the 2nd quarter of 2022– suggesting April, May, or June.

The 5-to-11 age group lastly got theirs last month, almost a year after the vaccines were authorized for adults. They gave a two-dose regimen to children aged 6 months through 4 years, and only some of those kids ended up with an adequate enough immune response to declare the vaccines effective.There are 2 little pieces of good news here: first, the vaccine was deemed safe in this age group, and the side impacts were very little. If this method works, the company expects to use for authorization for the vaccine for children in between 6 months and 5 years throughout the second quarter of 2022– meaning April, May, or June.

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