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Category: Vaccines

Grandmother and granddaughter cuddling on couch

March 26, 2021

Can You Visit with Others if You’ve Been Vaccinated?

Here’s what’s safe (and what’s not) after you’re fully vaccinated.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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Covid-19 Vaccination. Male Patient Gets Vaccinated

March 17, 2021

What’s the Best COVID-19 Vaccine?

The vaccines are more alike than different, and the best vaccine is the one you can get—really.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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A young woman holds her hand, which is covered with a patch or adhesive bandage after vaccination or injection of medication.

March 9, 2021

Vaccines for Adults: Here Are the Ones You Need

Staying on track with recommended vaccines is important for your long-term health.


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Shot of a doctor applying a band aid after injecting a patient in his arm

March 4, 2021

Vaccine Side Effects: 4 Things to Know

The most common reported side effect of the COVID-19 vaccines is pain at the injection site.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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older woman wears a face mask while she looks out the window

February 15, 2021

You Can Still Get COVID-19 After Vaccination, but You’re Less Likel...

The vaccines may not prevent the virus, but they will protect against serious illness.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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Close up of a young woman getting vaccinated

February 10, 2021

6 Things You Need to Know About Getting Your Second Dose of the COV...

Here are six things you need to know about getting your second dose.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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Covid-19 vaccination record card with vials and syringe.

February 1, 2021

More COVID-19 Vaccines Are in Development, and You Can Join the Pro...

The COVID-19 vaccine developed by Novavax could play an important role in vaccinating rural communities.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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A portrait of active senior woman with laptop working in home office.

January 27, 2021

Nervous About COVID-19 Vaccination? Read This

3 tips to address your anxiety around getting a COVID-19 vaccine.

Coronavirus, Vaccines

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