In December 2020, the United States entered a critical new stage in the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic when the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued its first emergency use authorization for a vaccine for the prevention of COVID-19.
This authorization for use of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine was followed by authorizations for use of vaccines made by Moderna and Johnson & Johnson. These vaccines brought relief and hope to millions of people across the U.S. But they also led to a new wave of questions and concerns.
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