Are children under 12 more protected from coronavirus if those around them are vaccinated? Experts say yes

Dr. Kristin Moffitt, a pediatric infectious disease physician at Boston Children’s Hospital, said children under 12 who are not yet eligible for the vaccine become indirectly protected when those around them are vaccinated because kids, especially those who are very young, tend to become infected from adults.

Are children under 12 more protected from coronavirus if those around them are vaccinated? Experts say yes