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Covid-19 Vaccine Information

With the recent approval of the Covid Vaccine for ages 6mo and up, many parents have questions about the vaccine regarding the safety and efficacy of the vaccine. See below for resources which may answer many of your questions.


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8 Frequent Parent Questions about the Covid Vaccine - from Your Local Epidemiologist

Top 8 Parent Questions About the Covid Vaccine

Useful Websites

Covid Vaccines for 6 months to 5 years

Information from the American Academy of Pediatrics about Covid vaccines for younger children

One Vax Two Lives

Information on the Covid vaccine for pregnant and/or breastfeeding parents and parents trying to conceive

The Science Behind Covid-19 Vaccines

Information on the Covid-19 vaccine from the American Academy of Pediatrics

Children and Youth with Complex Medical Needs and the Covid Vaccine

Information from the Massachusetts Department of Health on the Covid vaccine and children with special or complex health needs. This page also discusses questions about vaccine dosing for children who are close to turning 12.