Covid Vaccination & Kids

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The adults are vaccinated, how soon before vaccinating children becomes mainstream?

  • With the majority of the adults in most countries having got at least their first Covid19 vaccination shot, the focus is now slowly shifting towards children under the age of 18.
  • So far, this part of the population has been exempt from mandatory testing and masking requirements.
  • With schools having reopened and enough testing of vaccines on children, a lot of countries are announcing plans to start vaccinating under-18s.
  • But are parents willing to take their children to get the vaccine shots against Covid? What are their concerns?
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What we know about Covid-19 jabs for kids

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COVID vaccines for children: How do European countries compare?

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The Conversation

Under-12s are increasingly catching COVID-19. How sick are they getting and when will we be able to vaccinate them?

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The Hindu

Give COVID-19 vaccine to children who need it most, say experts

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Measles epidemic 'in the making' as childhood vaccinations drop - expert

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