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Should parents get the vaccine for their kids under 5? | CNN

Should parents get the vaccine for their kids under 5? | CNN

CNN  —  Parents of children under age 5 can finally get their kids the coronavirus vaccine. The US Food and Drug Administration and US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have given the green light for both the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna vaccines for young kids. Now, everyone ages 6 months and older is eligible for …

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What Robin Williams' widow wants you to know about the future of Lewy body dementia | CNN

What Robin Williams’ widow wants you to know about the future of Lewy body dementia | CNN

CNN  —  After Robin Williams died by suicide in August 2014, his widow, Susan Schneider Williams, would soon learn about a disease she had never heard of, but one that had haunted both of their lives. That disease is Lewy body dementia, with which the actor was diagnosed in October 2014 following an autopsy on …

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Covid-19 vaccinations begin for US children under 5 | CNN

Covid-19 vaccinations begin for US children under 5 | CNN

CNN  —  Dr. Sarah Schaffer DeRoo described in one word how she felt after getting her 7-month-old son vaccinated against Covid-19: thrilled. Her active baby boy sat in her lap at a vaccine clinic hosted by Children’s National Hospital in Washington, DC, while receiving his first dose of Covid-19 vaccine. The shot was administered in …

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