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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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CDC says gay and bi men in Florida need the meningococcal vaccine, to keep them safe in 'worst' outbreak in US history | CNN

CDC says gay and bi men in Florida need the meningococcal vaccine, to keep them safe in ‘worst’ outbreak in US history | CNN

CNN  —  Don’t be surprised if you see the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention out at the LGBTQ pride parade this year or showing up on your dating app. The CDC’s been trying to warn men in Florida or traveling to Florida, particularly those who identify as gay, bisexual, queer or trans, that …

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Long Covid can affect children of all ages, including infants, study shows | CNN

Long Covid can affect children of all ages, including infants, study shows | CNN

CNN  —  Even the littlest children can experience long Covid, according to a large study, one of the first of its kind to include infants and toddlers. The study published Wednesday in the journal The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health included 44,000 children in Denmark ranging in ages zero through 14 years old. Of the …

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House panel alleges Commanders owner Dan Snyder fostered 'toxic workplace' and 'conducted a shadow investigation' targeting accusers | CNN Politics

House panel alleges Commanders owner Dan Snyder fostered ‘toxic workplace’ and ‘conducted a shadow investigation’ targeting accusers | CNN Politics

CNN  —  House Oversight Committee Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney charged in a hearing on Wednesday that Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder “himself fostered” the football team’s “toxic workplace” and then “conducted a shadow investigation to target his accusers, pin the blame on others, and influence the NFL’s own internal review.” Maloney said that Snyder “fired women …

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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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Wobbly on one leg? Ability to balance is linked to a longer life, study finds | CNN

Wobbly on one leg? Ability to balance is linked to a longer life, study finds | CNN

Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s Fitness, But Better newsletter series. Our seven-part guide up will help you ease into a healthy routine, backed by experts. CNN  —  An inability to stand on one leg for 10 seconds in later life is linked to nearly double the risk of death from any cause within the …

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