• Will The COVID-19 Vaccine Work On New Mutations Of The Virus?

    1 month ago - By The Huffington Post

    Read this if you're concerned about future coronavirus strains and if they'll affect the Pfizer or Moderna shots.
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  • Op-Ed: Now Is Not the Time to Relax COVID Restrictions

    Op-Ed: Now Is Not the Time to Relax COVID Restrictions

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    This is one-half of a point/counterpoint pair of articles regarding the need for infection-control precautions by people who've received their full COVID-19 vaccinations. Here, David Aronoff, MD, argues that now is not the time...
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  • Op-Ed: Throw Away Your Mask After COVID Vaccination?

    Op-Ed: Throw Away Your Mask After COVID Vaccination?

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    This is one-half of a point/counterpoint pair of articles regarding the need for infection-control precautions by people who've received their full COVID-19 vaccinations. Here, Vinay Prasad, MD, MPH, argues that it will be OK...
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  • Top in ID: COVID-19 vaccine availability, air travel

    Top in ID: COVID-19 vaccine availability, air travel

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Last week, officials announced the United States will make available all doses of COVID-19 vaccines that were being held in reserve. It was the top story in infectious disease.
    Another top story was about the CDC's announcement that all air passengers entering the U.S. must have a negative COVID-19 test.
    Read these and more top stories in infectious disease below:
    US releasing more COVID-19 vaccine doses as officials urge states to widen availability
    Officials announced that all doses of COVID-19 vaccines will be made available in the U.S. and said states should begin vaccinating people not
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  • Lake County vaccinating school nurses, older employees

    1 month ago - By Orlando Sentinel

    Lake County Schools are providing free COVID-19 vaccinations today for district nurses, their assistants and all employees age 65 and up.
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  • Q&A: Reaction to facial fillers may be seen with Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Adverse events recorded in phase 3 trials of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Moderna have included facial swelling in patients who have previously received facial fillers.
    While this reaction does not lead to preclusions from the vaccine, patients who have received facial fillers should be aware of it.
    Healio spoke with K. Roxanne Grawe, MD, a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon and founder of Roxy Plastic Surgery in Columbus, Ohio, about the effect and what clinicians and patients should know.
    Q. What risks have been shown for those with facial fillers who have received the
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