PBS NewsHour

Can omicron cause severe disease in unvaccinated kids?

Clip: 01/18/2022 | 10m 7s | Video has closed captioning.

As the omicron variant continues to spread, children under the age of five are still ineligible for vaccinations — leaving many families in limbo and wondering how best to navigate everyday life. We hear from some parents across the country about how they are coping nearly two years into the pandemic, and Stephanie Sy tackles some of the burning questions surrounding the subject.

Aired: 01/18/22

Rating: NR

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