Expect a bumpy ride this week when FDA advisers consider Covid-19 booster shots

When the advisory committee meets, it will be presented with dueling data, some of it suggesting there's a need for boosters, but other pieces of data suggesting there is no such need.

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - The Tennessee Department of Health started offering COVID booster doses on Friday.

People can receive a single dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine if they meet the following qualifications:

"Patients do not need to prove their diagnosis or health condition to be eligible for the booster dose," TDH said in a release on Friday. 

To find a local health department giving out the vaccine, click here. For more information on the vaccine itself, click here

 

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