Category: Children vaccines

  • HHS to partner with National PTA to encourage child COVID-19 vaccination

    The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will be partnering with the National PTA to host a town hall event on Wednesday in order to encourage COVID-19 vaccination among children. Part of HHS’s “We Can Do This” vaccination campaign, the event is aiming to increase shots among communities with low immunization rates. Health leaders […]

  • Parents in no rush on COVID vaccines for young children: poll

    A survey out Wednesday shows parents of young children have some hesitation in terms of vaccinating their children for COVID-19 as the Food and Drug Administration prepares to consider authorizing shots for children under 5 this summer. The KFF COVID-19 Vaccine Monitor survey showed that just 18 percent of parents with children under age 5 […]