Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine more than 90 percent effective in kids

Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine more than 90 percent effective in kids

Today

10/22/2021 6:34:00 PM

Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine more than 90 percent effective in kids

A study released Friday found that kid-size doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine are nearly 91 percent effective at preventing symptomatic infections in 5- to 11-year-olds.

Jeff Kowalsky / AFP via Getty Images fileOct. 22, 2021, 2:40 PM UTCByAssociated PressKid-size doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine appear safe and nearly 91 percent effective at preventing symptomatic infections in 5- to 11-year-olds, according to study details released Friday as the U.S. considers opening vaccinations to that age group.

The shots could begin early next month — with the first children in line fully protected by Christmas — if regulators give the go-ahead.Details of Pfizer's study posted online Friday. Advisers to the Food and Drug Administration will publicly debate the evidence next week.

The FDA is expected to post its independent review of the company’s safety and effectiveness data later Friday. If the FDA ultimately authorizes the shots, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will make the final decision on who should receive them in early November. headtopics.com

This Holocaust Survivor Has a Message for Anti-Vaxxers

Oct. 20, 202102:29Full-strength Pfizer shots already are authorized for anyone 12 or older, but pediatricians and many parents are anxiously awaiting protection for younger children to stem rising infections from theextra-contagious delta variantand help keep kids in school.

More than 25,000 pediatricians and primary care providers already have signed up to get the shots into little arms.The Biden administration has purchased enough kid-size doses — in special orange-capped vials to distinguish them from adult vaccine — for the nation’s roughly 28 million 5- to 11-year-olds. If the vaccine is cleared, millions of doses will be promptly shipped around the country, along with kid-size needles.

A Pfizer study tracked 2,268 kids in that age group who got two shots three weeks apart of either a placebo or the low-dose vaccine. Each dose was one-third the amount given to teens and adults.

Read more: TODAY »

Lawsuit looming against Kaiser after mother of 3 is refused COVID-19 vaccine and dies, attorney says

The family of an active mother of three who was allegedly refused the COVID-19 vaccine multiple times, is filing a wrongful death lawsuit against Kaiser. Read more >>

NOT, RX IS FRAUD AND GENOCIDE BY DESIGN!!! :( NO, Rx is fraud and genocide duh! ;(

Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine more than 90% effective in kidsPfizer says kid-size doses of its COVID-19 vaccine are safe and nearly 91% effective at preventing symptomatic infections in elementary school children LOL. Only .1-2.0% of children who have caught covid have had to been hospitalized

Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine more than 90% effective in kidsKid-size doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine appear safe and nearly 91% effective at preventing symptomatic infections in 5- to 11-year-olds, according to study details released Friday as the U.S. considers opening vaccinations to that age group. 'I say that I agree 100% with my own tweets' Oh. Only 91%. Wow. That’s…….wow Mac Donald says its burgers are good for your health !

Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine more than 90% effective in kidsKid-size doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine appear safe and nearly 91% effective at preventing symptomatic infections in 5- to 11-year-olds, according to study details released Friday as the U.S. considers opening vaccinations to that age group. The shots could begin in early November — with the first children in line fully protected by Christmas — if regulators give the go-ahead. Details of Pfizer's study were posted online.

Pfizer, BioNTech report high efficacy of COVID-19 booster shot in studyPfizer Inc and German partner BioNTech SE on Thursday said data from a Phase III trial demonstrated high efficacy of a booster dose of their COVID-19 vaccine against the virus, including the Delta variant. I'm afraid, too high efficacy makes the virus turn into mutant form and danger for people who uses average or lower efficacy. Or people who don't get vaccinated It's the same 👾!

Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine shows 90.7% efficacy in trial in childrenThe Pfizer /BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine showed 90.7% efficacy against the coronavirus in a clinical trial of children 5 to 11 years old, the U.S. drugmaker said on Friday. I am old enough to remember that I have heard the same claim few months ago when the pfizer vax has been introduced, then efficacy went quickly down the drain. And the whole Myo/Pericarditis thing was a hoax then? Idk , i haven't seen any more journalistic reports since spring. RIP journalism.

Pfizer Says Its Booster Shot Shows 95.6% Efficacy Against Covid-19I am a London-based reporter for Forbes covering breaking news. Previously, I have worked as a reporter for a specialist legal publication covering big data and as a freelance journalist and policy analyst covering science, tech and health. I have a master’s degree in Biological Natural Sciences and a master’s degree in the History and Philosophy of Science from the University of Cambridge. Follow me on Twitter theroberthart or email me at rhartforbes.com No one believes this I thought the original vaccine was “95% effective against Covid 19.” Let’s stop throwing stupid numbers around, maybe then people will stop dismissing a beneficial treatment. Let them show how that is calculated. Actually quite mind blowing. Once you see it..