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CDC recommends booster shots

COVID-19 is no longer considered a pandemic, but the Centers for Disease Control are nevertheless recommending that everyone over the age of six months consider an updated vaccine this fall alongside your flu shot.

The updated vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna are now available and the CDC says they are the best protection against hospitalization and death, and also reduce the chances of Long COVID. An updated vaccine is recommended if you have not received a COVID-19 vaccine within the last two months.

“We have more tools than ever to prevent the worst outcomes from COVID-19,” said Director Ma...