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Can Schools Require COVID-19 Vaccines for Students Now That Pfizer’s Shot Is Authorized for Kids 12 and Up?
The Food and Drug Administration has granted the first emergency use authorization of a COVID-19 vaccine for adolescents. What comes next?
11 May 2021Prevention & Screenings
There were days I was so sad and afraid that I wanted to give up on nursing. Now I know I'll never quit.
11 May 2021Real Women, Real Stories