The 78-year-old president of the United States has come under an age-right supplemental vaccination program.
Joe Biden received the third vaccine against coronavirus / photo REUTERS
After the US Food and Drug Administration approved the use of booster vaccinations against coronavirus, President Joe Biden received the third dose of the vaccine.
About it reported in the press service of the White House.
He was vaccinated with Pfizer / BioNTech on September 27.
“The booster shot is important, but the most important thing we need to do is get as many people as possible to get vaccinated,” Biden said before the injection.
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“About 23% have not been vaccinated. And this absolute minority is causing enormous damage to the rest of the country. This is a pandemic of the unvaccinated. That’s why I’m expanding vaccination requirements wherever I can,” Biden said before the injection.
The 78-year-old president of the United States has received the right to receive the vaccine in accordance with the new guidelines of the US Centers for Disease Control.
His first dose of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine in late 2020 and his second in January.
Recall that COVID-19 supplementary vaccination campaign in the United States began on September 25th. Thus, Biden was one of the first to receive the vaccine.
The third vaccination is recommended for people aged 65 and over, as well as people aged 18-64 years who may face serious complications from COVID-19 disease (we are talking about people with chronic diseases and people whose professional activities increase their risk infection).
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