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Get the facts about COVID-19 and the virus that causes it, including how it spreads and new variants.
CDC recommends COVID-19 vaccines for everyone 6 months and older and boosters for everyone 5 years and older, if eligible. Some people in your family may need to take more steps to be better protected from COVID-19, including
- Anyone not up to date with their COVID-19 vaccines
- People with weakened immune systems or underlying medical conditions