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  • Do kids need a COVID-19 vaccine?

    Rebecca Lee Smith stands outdoors.

    The availability of a COVID-19 vaccine for school-aged children offers protection for children as well as eases challenges faced by their families and their schools, says Rebecca Lee Smith, an epidemiologist at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

    Photo by Fred Zwicky


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