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All Persons 5 Years of Age and Older Are Eligible to Receive the Vaccine In Florida
The Food & Drug Administration has approved the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for individuals 5 years of age or older. To obtain the vaccine in Florida, individuals 5-17 years of age must be accompanied by a guardian.

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If you are planning on spending time at the beach, it is important to be aware of rip currents. Rip currents are powerful currents of water moving away from the shore. They can sweep even the strongest swimmer away from the shore.

If caught in a rip current remain calm to conserve energy. NEVER fight against the current. Swim out of the current in a direction following the shoreline. When out of the current, swim at an angle - away from the current towards the shore. If you are unable to swim out of the current, float or calmly tread water. When out of the current, swim towards the shore.

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