Updated COVID-19 Vaccines
The CDC has approved updated vaccines, which can reduce your risk of infection against COVID-19 and variants. Learn more about CDC guidance.
The COVID-19 public health emergency expired on
May 11, 2023.
Frequently Asked Questions
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Our COVID-19 vaccine stories
Check out real stories of people who have decided to get a COVID-19 vaccine – how did they decide, what was it like and how they are feeling now.