I Spoke to 23 Parents Who Are Vaccinating Their Teens Against Covid-19

Now that kids as young as 12 can get a vaccine, here’s a look at how parents across the country are responding

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When the FDA authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine for adolescents aged 12–15, millions of parents across the country breathed a sigh of relief. At…

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Tara Haelle

Tara Haelle

Tara Haelle is a science journalist, public speaker, and author of Vaccination Investigation and The Informed Parent. Follow her at @tarahaelle.

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