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Myocarditis (heart inflammation) and the COVID-19 vaccine

The CDC is looking into reports that a small number of adolescents and young adults developed a heart issue called myocarditis after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.

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New CDC mask guidelines: advice for parents of unvaccinated children

The new CDC guidelines still require unvaccinated children to wear masks. Here’s how to talk to them about it.

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Why should my child get the COVID vaccine?

Dr. Alexandra Brugler Yonts explains why your child should get the COVID vaccine and answers questions about the vaccine’s risks, side effects and rumored link to infertility.

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What to say to children who are the only family members without COVID vaccines

What should you say to children who are the only family members without COVID vaccines and who may be worried about COVID?

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Answers to your questions about the COVID-19 vaccine

Now that several coronavirus vaccines are becoming available, you probably have some questions about the vaccines and when you and your family can expect to receive them.