Pfizer BioNtech COVID-19 Vaccine FDA APPROVED‼️

FDA Approves First COVID-19 Vaccine

SAFE.  EFFECTIVE.  FDA APPROVED!!

If you're 16y/o and older, and have yet to be vaccinated, NOW IS THE TIME!!

Today, August 23, 2021, the FDA announced FULL APPROVAL of the Pfizer BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine for ages 16y/o and older. 

The Pfizer BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine remains authorized for emergency use (EUA) for ages 12-15y/o's, and for the administration of a third dose in certain immunocompromised individuals. 

Protect yourself, your family, your friends, your neighbors, CHILDREN, and help STOP the SPREAD of COVID-19!!

To schedule a COVID-19 vaccine appointment visit:

 

Additionally, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM), the two leading organizations represetning speciaists in obstetric care, recommend that all pregnant individuals be vaccinated against COVID-19.

ACOG, SMFM recommend COVID-19 vaccination for pregnant individuals.

 

Questions? Call 952-943-8200 or visit All About Children Pediatrics to schedule an appointment to discuss!

 

Full FDA announcement: https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/fda-approves-first-covid-19-vaccine.

 

Additional information re: COVID-19, vaccines, wearing masks, and recommendations for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year:

CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status. Children should return to full-time in-person learning in the fall with layered prevention strategies in place.

MDH Recommendations for the 2021-2022 School Year.

CHOP Vaccine Education Center

Getting Your Child Ready for the COVID-19 Vaccine

Safe Schools During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Children and COVID-19 Vaccination Trends

 

As always, we are here to answer questions, concerns, and to help you keep your children and families healthy, happy, and safe!

Please call 952-943-8200 to schedule a time to discuss any questions/concerns you may have re: vaccines, masking, COVID-19, or anything else!

Let's help #StopTheSpread together!!

#Vaccinate #WearAMask #HelpUsHelpYou #ProtectKids

 

Author
Dr. Christina E. Dewey, MD, FAAP Christina Dewey, MD, FAAP Dr. Dewey has been providing passionate, thorough, family centered and complete care to newborns, children, adolescents, and young adults in the Twin Cities metro area since 2002. Areas of interest include adolescents, mental health, and preventative care and wellness, and she is experienced at caring for children with complicated medical issues. Dr. Dewey enjoys partnering with patients and their families, helping and guiding through all stages of a child's life - from birth to young adulthood. See bio link for further info:https://www.allaboutchildren.net/provider/christina-e-dewey-md

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