From the Journals
“It’s essential to be hitting kids who haven’t already had a routine vaccine.”
Regardless of the era in which one got polio vaccine, vaccine protection appears to persist indefinitely after three doses.
“Do not wait to vaccinate.”
Racial disparities remained but were lower in the pandemic period, compared with previous prepandemic studies.
“I’m very encouraged by this new development.”
“We should not underestimate the flu, especially when other respiratory viruses like COVID-19 are circulating within our communities.”
News from the FDA/CDC
“If you are eligible, there is no bad time to get your COVID-19 booster,” said CDC Director Rochelle Walensky, MD.
The relationship between symptoms and viral load also differed between adults and young children in a new study.
The agency cited data to support the safety and efficacy of this next generation of mRNA vaccines targeted toward variants of concern.
New data show a universal immunization strategy with nirsevimab could substantially reduce the health and economic burden for U.S. infants in...
Uninsured children continue to fall short in well child visits, with a 20% gap between highest and lowest-adherence regions.