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Many parents still unsure about COVID-19 vaccine for kids

CBS, 11 Oct 2021
CBS News polling reveals many parents of young children aren't sure whether they'll get their kids vaccinated against COVID-19. Meanwhile, Merck has applied for FDA authorization for a pill that could help treat infected adults. Dr. Thomas Talbot, chief hospital epidemiologist at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, joined CBSN to discuss the latest coronavirus news.

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