411 on the COVID-19 Vaccine
As we prepare for mass vaccination of healthcare workers, those at risk, and the general population many concerns will arise and apprehension. The Boston Nursing Institute has a great new course to help answer some of your basic questions about the different COVID-19 vaccines.
From birth, we are constantly exposed to many different viruses, bacteria, and other microbes. Most are not harmful, many are beneficial but some can cause disease. COVID-19 pandemic has raised anxiety in children, tension in parenting and some cases general fear. That is why it was important to break the chain of deaths due to Corona Virus. The vaccines aim to obtain immunity without any of the risks of having the disease. It activates our immune system without making us sick and safely and effectively.
After the COVID-19 vaccination, you may have some side effects. This is a normal sign that your body is building protection.
Most Common Side Effects:
• Injection site pain, swelling, or redness
• Muscle pain
• Joint pain
• Swollen lymph nodes
• Nausea and vomiting
The Boston Nursing Institute has a great online course about the vaccine to help you gain the knowledge needed to make an informed decision about vaccinating.
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