CDC Recommends Coronavirus Boosters for All Adults

Yesterday, the CDC strengthened it’s recommendations for booster doses of the Coronavirus vaccine. The organization is encouraging all adults to get the booster six months after their second dose of their Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or two months after the single dose Johnson and Johnson vaccine. CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said “Today, the CDC is strengthening its recommendation on booster doses for individuals who are 18 years and older, the recent emergence of the omicron variant further emphasizes the importance of vaccination, boosters, and prevention efforts needed to protect against Covid-19.” Previously the CDC said people should get the booster if they fall into a certain requirement including those 50 and older, or 18 and older and living in long term care facilities.