Here and Now with Sandra Bookman: COVID vaccines for children; Black women and breast cancer

NEW YORK (WABC) — In this episode of Here and Now, we talk to a Bronx pediatrician about the rise in childhood COVID cases and when the vaccine might be approved for 5–11-year-olds.

Also ahead, Black women and breast cancer. How Sisters Network Inc. saves lives and provides support to those fighting the disease.

They are the only African American breast cancer survivorship organization.

Plus, we introduce you to the youngest full-time stock trader on the New York Stock Exchange

She is now launching her own financial reality show.

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