• How to Counsel Worried Patients About the J&J Vaccine News

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    The news about rare side effects from the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine may be alarming to your patients, even those who received one of the other vaccines. Here's how to reassure them.
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  • Already Had COVID? Be Prepared For Possible Stronger Side Effects From the Vaccine

    Already Had COVID? Be Prepared For Possible Stronger Side Effects From the Vaccine

    1 month ago - By PopSugar

    You may experience temporary side effects - injection-site reactions, fatigue , fever, headache , swollen lymph nodes , and muscle aches and pain - from the COVID-19 vaccines currently authorized for emergency use in the US. We know people tend to report more intense side effects from the second dose of the mRNA-based Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. This is because the body is already primed and building an immune response after the first dose of these shots. Similarly, people who have been sick with COVID-19 could exhibit stronger side effects from their vaccine dose because their immune...
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