The CDC on Wednesday gave its permission for people as young as 12 to be vaccinated.
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When the COVID-19 pandemic is behind us, the world is going to be a different place. In the past, massive disease outbreaks have changed the course of states, religions and society. The Justinian plague, a pandemic in the Eastern Roman Empire, changed the course of European history.
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With the Galveston County vaccine hub closing, health officials are aiming for smaller event where the goal is to vaccine dozens, instead of thousands of people a day.
One of the many problems encountered during the pandemic is the increased incidence of child abuse and domestic violence related to the ongoing fear and anxiety most families have experienced.