FDA approves the fourth shot of the COVID-19 vaccine

Eligible patients can now receive a fourth dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, according to an announcement made by the Food and Drug Administration on March 29. “Emerging evidence suggests that a second booster dose of an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine improves protection against severe COVID-19 and is not associated with new safety concerns,” said the FDA.

Shortly after the FDA’s swift approval, Director Dr. Rochelle P. Walensky of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention pushed the recommendation and said, “Boosters are safe, and people over the age of 50 can now get an additional booster four months after their prior dose to increase their protection further. … [The] CDC,
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