By Amy Norton
THURSDAY, Feb. 9, 2023 (HealthDay News) — For the first time, COVID-19 vaccines have been added to the list of routine immunizations recommended for adults — a further sign the virus is here to stay.
The addition is being made to the 2023 Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule, released Thursday by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practice (ACIP), an expert panel that advises the U.S. federal government on vaccination recommendations for all Americans.
COVID vaccination has, of course, been recommended ever since the vaccines became available.
But its inclusion on the recommended vaccine schedule underscores the fact that COVID-19 is not…