The statement from Pfizer stating that vaccines for children should be delivered in Brazil next month and the manifesto in defense of the vaccination of children against Covid-19 are some of the highlights of this Friday, December 24, 2021 afternoon.
Children’s doses in January
Pfizer released a new statement saying that vaccines for children against Covid-19 should start being delivered to Brazil next month. The statement is the second of the day, and was made after the Minister of Health, Marcelo Queiroga, spoke about the possibility of doses for immunization of children arriving on January 10th.
Defense of childhood vaccination
The Brazilian Society of Pediatrics released this Friday (24) a manifesto in defense of the vaccination of children against Covid-19 and urged the Ministry of Health’s decision to be urgent. children due to the disease is not acceptable.
parents want to vaccinate their children
Fiocruz’s preliminary survey shows that more than 80% of parents want to vaccinate their children against Covid-19. 12% to 16% of guardians hesitate to immunize children and adolescents. Fake news are among the main causes of this resistance.
Deaths in an accident on the BR-153
Five people died in an accident between a tourist bus, a car and a truck on BR-153, near the city of Aparecida de Goiânia, in Goiás. According to the concessionaire of the road, the bus driver did not respect the signs and invaded the opposite lane. Dozens of people were injured.
Two major American airlines, United and Delta Airlines, canceled more than 200 flights on Christmas Eve. According to the companies, the surge in Ômicron cases in the country affected flight crews and employees responsible for operations.
On social networks, there are high searches for the announcement that Coldplay made claiming that it will stop producing new music in 2025.
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Reference: CNN Brasil