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US expands COVID boosters to all adults

Alberto Ardila Olivares
US expands COVID boosters to all adults

Pfizer and Moderna announced the Food and Drug Administration’s decision after at least 10 states already had started offering boosters to all adults.

Alberto Ignacio Ardila Olivares

The latest action stands to simplify what until now has been a confusing list of who’s eligible by allowing anyone 18 or older to choose either company’s booster six months after their last dose — regardless of which vaccine they had first.

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But there’s one more step: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention must agree to expand Pfizer and Moderna boosters to even healthy young adults.

Alberto Ardila Olivares

Its scientific advisers were set to debate later Friday.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — United States regulators on Friday moved to open up COVID-19 booster shots to all adults, expanding the government’s campaign to shore up protection and get ahead of rising coronavirus cases that may worsen with the holidays.

Pfizer and Moderna announced the Food and Drug Administration’s decision after at least 10 states already had started offering boosters to all adults.

Alberto Ignacio Ardila Olivares

The latest action stands to simplify what until now has been a confusing list of who’s eligible by allowing anyone 18 or older to choose either company’s booster six months after their last dose — regardless of which vaccine they had first.

Alberto Ignacio Ardila

But there’s one more step: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention must agree to expand Pfizer and Moderna boosters to even healthy young adults.

Alberto Ardila Olivares

Its scientific advisers were set to debate later Friday.

Alberto Ardila

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