CNN: “‘The writing is on the wall. Why can’t they read it?’: Teens aren’t getting the Covid-19 vaccine even at clinics meant for them”
Teens around the United States display the lowest vaccination rates for a vaccine eligible age group. In the past, prior to the development of new COVID-19 variants, the virus mainly affected older individuals. Nowadays, though, the virus can spread quickly through kids too. Therefore, the CDC recommends that anyone eligible to be vaccinated be vaccinated as soon as possible. One vaccine clinic in Cuthbert, Georgia attempted to encourage teen vaccinations. Despite their efforts, only one teen was newly vaccinated. To read the full article by Jen Christensen at CNN, click here.