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By Jana Hill
Mill Creek Beacon Editor 

Kids from 12-15 years of age next for vaccine access

FDA expected to free up Pfizer by next week

 

Last updated 5/11/2021 at 1:25pm

Courtesy of Snohomish Health District

Cumulative case rates show that kids, soon to be eligible for vaccines, are also getting sick with COVID-19. Some reports show lingering illness, in general population infected with COVID.

Editor's Note: FDA approval is anticipated next week and the county is poised to begin vaccination of the 12 to 15 age-range. Check back for updates. Snohomish County Health District information is here: https://www.snohd.org/564/COVID-Vaccine-Info.

Teenagers may soon be cleared for Pfizer vaccinations and younger children are being considered for later on.

Pfizer is preparing to request emergency use authorization from the Food and Drug Administration, to vaccinate kids ages 12 to 15, against COVID-19.

"We'd encourage people to get their vaccines now, though, before the next wave of elig...



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