FDA, CDC greenlight updated Covid-19 booster for kids 5 to 11

Health officials warn that a surge in cases could be on the horizon with winter coming

By: - October 13, 2022 6:00 am

Federal officials have approved the latest Covid vaccines for children 5 to 11. (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.