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African American woman receives her second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Have Questions After Being Fully Vaccinated?

Apr 22, 2021

As more and more people become vaccinated, you might be wondering what guidelines to follow. Who are you allowed to visit? How effective is the vaccine? What are side effects I might experience? Is there a chance I could still get COVID-19? We’ve taken some of your most asked questions and laid out...

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Woman experiences brain fog, a neurological symptom related to COVID-19.

What You Need To Know About Brain Fog and COVID-19

Apr 15, 2021

There are common symptoms associated with COVID-19, including fever, cough, shortness of breath, and fatigue. However, up to 25% of people who developed COVID-19 have noted neurological symptoms, or something described as “brain fog.” This term is not a medical diagnosis but rather a general phrase...

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Neurology
Woman receiving a second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by a healthcare professional.

Facts About Two-Dose COVID-19 Vaccines

Apr 12, 2021

Because the situation surrounding COVID-19 is constantly evolving, some information may not be up to date. Stay informed by following information from your local officials and by visiting the CDC website. The development of a third COVID-19 vaccine option by Janssen/Johnson & Johnson, which...

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A doctor fills a syringe with the COVID-19 vaccine in preparation for a vaccination.

COVID-19 Vaccines: Similarities and Differences

Apr 12, 2021

Because the situation surrounding COVID-19 is constantly evolving, some information may not be up to date. Stay informed by following information from your local officials and by visiting the CDC website. As of March 2021, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given emergency-use...

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Doctor points out signs of stroke in COVID-19 patient’s MRI brain scan.

Are COVID-19 and Strokes Connected? Your Frequent Questions Answered

Apr 09, 2021

The connections between COVID-19 and stroke may boil down to a combination of factors, including complications that come with an infection or pre-existing conditions. Here are some things you need to know about COVID-19 and strokes: COVID-19 can increase the risk of stroke. The virus may cause...

Neurology
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A pregnant woman reads a day-by-day pregnancy book.

Pregnancy, Labor, and COVID-19: Frequently Asked Questions

Apr 09, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed a lot about our lives — the way we connect with others, the safety precautions we take in public, and in some cases, the way women give birth. In areas experiencing significant numbers of hospitalizations, some OBGYNs are offering elective inductions to avoid...

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Maternity

The COVID-19 Vaccine Brings Us Closer To Herd Immunity

Apr 09, 2021

Because the situation surrounding COVID-19 is constantly evolving, some information may not be up to date. Stay informed by following information from your local officials and by visiting the CDC website. With over 15 million Americans fully vaccinated, the U.S. seems to be on schedule for...

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 A graphic featuring the number 2021 written with face masks and COVID-19 vaccines.

What We Know about COVID-19 in 2021

Jan 20, 2021

Nearly a year after the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 to be a global pandemic, we have been hearing more hopeful news as governments have begun distributing vaccines to certain priority groups, including healthcare providers, first responders and at-risk individuals,including those...

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Several doses of the COVID-19 vaccine sit on a counter.

What You Need to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccines

Jan 06, 2021

The successful testing and now distribution of the COVID-19 vaccines have been perhaps the most hopeful developments since the initial spread of the virus. But with this optimistic news comes a lot of chatter, both from qualified and unqualified sources. You've likely seen many posts about it on...

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Vials of a COVID-19 vaccine move through a machine during production.

What You Need to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccines

Dec 10, 2020

If you watch the news or spend time on social media, you’ve probably heard about several COVID-19 vaccines that are seeking emergency-use authorization from the FDA. But what does this mean for you? We’ve been receiving a lot of questions about the COVID-19 vaccine, so here’s what we know so far....

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