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Why is COVID-19 vaccination no longer offered to healthy adults under 60 in some countries?

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10/21/2023

An additional booster is not recommended at this time for healthy adults aged 18 to 59, because:

  • severe disease in this group is far less frequent than among older adults or people with comorbidities;
  • three years into the COVID-19 pandemic, a high proportion of the population around the world has developed some level of immunity from vaccination and/or infection.
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