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The benefits and risks of the Pfizer vaccine in kids and adults

The benefits and risks of the Pfizer vaccine in kids and adults

Update: 2021-09-27
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A few weeks back, the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation made their recommendation on whether healthy 12 to 15-year-olds should get the Covid vaccine.

Yet the chief medical officers of the four nations made their own assessment and said it was best to give a single dose of the Pfizer vaccine to that age group.

Now that may seem a bit confusing, so our FactCheck reporter Georgina Lee is going to explain it all: the benefits and risks of vaccinating both children and adults with the Pfizer jab.

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The benefits and risks of the Pfizer vaccine in kids and adults

The benefits and risks of the Pfizer vaccine in kids and adults

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