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Belief in COVID-19 vaccine misconceptions linked to depression

People with depression may be more likely to believe misconceptions about the COVID-19 vaccine. People with depression are 2.2 times more likely to support at least one false statement about COVID-19 vaccines. COVID-19 tests: what you need to know Depressed people are ... MORE
COVID-19, Health, News, Vaccine
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COVID-19 booster: How long does it stop Omicron?

How long are the third and fourth booster shots effective at stopping Omicron? New data could tell us how long the COVID-19 booster vaccine stops the symptoms of Omicron. COVID-19 vaccine: Why aren’t people getting it? COVID-19 booster vs. Omicron A study ... MORE
COVID-19, Health, News, Omicron, Vaccine
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COVID-19: Fourth vaccine won’t stop infection, but helps

A fourth vaccine for COVID-19 can’t stop the spread of Omicron, so what is it doing? A new study out of Israel looked into how both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines both impact the spread. SMART Health Card for COVID-19 vaccines Study reveals ... MORE
COVID-19, Health, News, Vaccine
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COVID-19: I had COVID, when can I get my booster?

You may not have to wait as long as you think to receive your booster after being infected with COVID-19 variant Omicron. With at least a million people having been infected with COVID-19, many are now wondering how long they have to ... MORE
COVID-19, Health, News, Omicron, Vaccine
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COVID-19: 3,900 people receive wrong dose of vaccine

An incorrect dose of the COVID-19 vaccine was distributed to hundreds of patients in Northern California. Roughly 3,900 people received a lower than recommended dose of vaccine. New COVID guidelines for child care centers Individuals were given the wrong dosage of COVID-19 ... MORE
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SMART Health Card for COVID-19 vaccines

SMART Health Card, a digital vaccine card available for those vaccinated against COVID-19. The SMART Health Card is now available to nearly 200 million people in the United States. Antibody testing can determine if you’ve had COVID-19 What is the SMART Health ... MORE
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Flurona and COVID-19 vaccines

Flurona and COVID-19 vaccines

There is an unfortunate possibility that you can become infected with both the Coronavirus and the seasonal flu at the same time. Experts are calling this combination “flurona” and it is still unclear on what can stop it. Americans are feeling the ... MORE
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Why doesn’t Moderna have a COVID-19 booster vaccine yet?

FDA scientists have released documents that show the reason for not approving a booster shot is because there were not enough antibodies produced after the third dose in trials. While there was an increase in antibodies, it wasn’t enough. Many people who ... MORE
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Hospital leaders say COVID-19 vaccine religious exemption prevented worse healthcare worker shortage

Unvaccinated healthcare workers who took advantage of a religious exemption can keep working. Hospital leaders say that exemption has been vital to keeping staffing levels afloat since the mandate took effect – resulting in dozens, if not hundreds of resignations. The deadline ... MORE
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New addition to healthcare worker COVID vaccine mandate in New York: Deadline set at November 1

New York State has issued a new addition to the healthcare worker COVID vaccine mandate. Now, those who care for the most vulnerable people will be required to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Governor Kathy Hochul said Tuesday that inpatient hospital staff for ... MORE
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CDC says to celebrate holidays virtually despite vaccines, lack of restrictions in public spaces

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is giving advice for the upcoming holiday season. Thanksgiving is just weeks away and the CDC says that safe gathering and celebration will be necessary with the prevalence of COVID-19. Attending large gatherings can increase ... MORE
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Schedule vaccine appointments online for Covid-19 vaccine

Scheduling vaccine appointments online for Covid-19 has never been easier. Getting your vaccine shot(s) is just a couple of clicks away. If you aren’t yet vaccinated, now is the time to make your vaccine appointment online. With the Covid-19 vaccine available to ... MORE
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How to make a vaccine appointment online for the Covid-19 vaccine

If you aren’t yet vaccinated, It’s time to make your vaccine appointment online. With the Covid-19 vaccine readily available, those who have yet to receive their shot(s) can easily schedule a vaccine appointment online. The easiest was to schedule your vaccination online ... MORE
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Should students eligible for COVID vaccine get the shot before returning to in-person learning?

Should parents get their students vaccinated before heading back to school? While children under 12 still are not eligible to get the Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccines – those over that age are eligible. It has put some parents ... MORE
How do religious exemptions work that make someone exempt from the COVID vaccine?

Religious exemptions vs New York’s COVID vaccine mandate for healthcare workers

This week Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that healthcare workers are all required to get a Covid-19 vaccine by September by September 27 in New York State. The only thing that will keep an employee from being required to get the vaccine is ... MORE