How COVID shots for kids help prevent dangerous new variants

  • Cadell Walker comforts her daughter Solome, 9, as nurse Cindy Haskins administers a Pfizer COVID-19 shot on Nov. 13 at a vaccination clinic at Ramsey Middle School in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Laura Ungar)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Cadell Walker rushed to get her 9-year-old daughter Solome vaccinated against COVID-19 — not just to protect her but to help stop the coronavirus from spreading and spawning even more dangerous variants.