Pfizer Wants Permission in the United States for Booster Doses for Anyone over 18

The pharmaceutical company Pfizer has asked the US Food and Drug Administration to allow the third dose of Covid-19 vaccine for anyone over 18 years of age.

The argument is that more protection is needed and that there is a danger of increasing the spread of the virus with holiday trips and gatherings.

Mossialos: Vaccination of elderly, enforcement of measures, media responsibility crucial

LSE Professor of Health Policy Elias Mossialos has stressed the critical importance of vaccinating the elderly, the safety of mRNA vaccines, and the role of the media in disseminating the views of individuals who are not experts in an interview with state-run ERT3 television.