How to talk to younger kids about getting COVID-19 vaccinations

A Maryland pediatrician had advice for families whose children have not yet been vaccinated.

About 19.7% of all Americans who received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine within the last two weeks were children ages 12 to 15, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention last updated Sunday. Only one other age group — 25 to 39 — had a higher share.

“I do find a lot of families are nervous, but preparation is extremely important,” said Dr. Christina M. Brown, a pediatrician with Kaiser Permanente in White Marsh, Maryland.


Read the full article on WTOP News here. 

Previous Article
Women Face Unique Risks for High Blood Pressure and Stroke
Women Face Unique Risks for High Blood Pressure and Stroke

From Millennials to Menopause, What You Need to Know About Your Risks

Next Article
How eating fruits and veggies in the right combination might lead to longer life
How eating fruits and veggies in the right combination might lead to longer life

Eating five fruits and vegetables daily in the right combinations could lead to a longer life.

×

Request information and pricing for our business health care plans

Please provide your contact information below and a sales representative will be in touch.
Email
Company Name
First Name
Last Name
Zip Code
Telephone # - optional
!
Thank you, we will be in touch shortly!
Error - something went wrong!