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Should you laminate your Covid vaccine card?

When you get a Covid vaccination, the person who administered it will give you a card that has information about the manufacturer and date, as well as their signature. It's important not to lose or damage the card, and one reason is that is might be ne... ...

Ineligible folk joined ‘One Medical’ just to jump the vaccine line

On the one hand 'vaccine hesitancy' is supposedly going to undermine our efforts to 'get back to normal.' On the other foot, we have folks willing to egregiously ignore the system designed to most quickly and effectively return us to that normal,... ...

Two Florida women try to get Covid shots by dressing up as grannies

Two Florida women, ages 34 and 44, sported bonnets, gloves, glasses, and old lady attire so that they could cut the Covid line and score some shots. And they almost made it, but as their turn approached, health workers noticed something was off about t... ...

Dr. Fauci: Covid shots are less effective against new variant – it’s ‘a wake up call’

Dr. Fauci said today that the US needs to speed up its vaccination efforts, after the news that two of the new Covid vaccinations – Johnson & Johnson and Novavax – were found to be less effective against the new Covid variant from South Africa. &#8... ...

Homeland Security labelled a group of volunteer doctors as “radical political activists”

The Trump administration's brazen propaganda game has always been strong, and always finds impressive new ways to out-horrible itself.

So this is really just the latest example of dehumanizing language presented in an official context.

Of course Border Patrol isn't going to let a random group of radical political activists show up and ...

Visualizing herd immunity

The parents who refuse to vaccinate their children are taking a calculated risk; they're weighting whatever doubts they have about the efficacy of vacItcines against their doubts about vaccine safety and their doubts about the seriousness of infectious diseases, basically betting that either vaccines don't work and/or vaccines aren't safe and/or the diseases just aren't ...

Unvaccinated high school student is suing the health department for banning him from school during a chicken pox outbreak

An 18-year-old high school senior is suing the Northern Kentucky Health Department for banning him from school and sports during a chicken pox outbreak. He refuses to get vaccinated because of his "Christian faith," so the Health Department refuses to let him attend school or play sports.

"The fact that I can't finish my senior ...

When teen defies anti-vax parents and gets shots, his mom says it’s a “slap in the face”

A teen's Reddit post went viral when he asked the public how he could get vaccinated. "My parents are kind of ****** and don't believe in vaccines. Now that I'm 18, where do I go to get vaccinated? Can I get vaccinated at my age?"

The Ohio high school student, Ethan Lindenberger, says he had ...

Measles strike the unvaccinated in Washington

Unvaccinated children exposed to the measles are catching and spreading the highly contagious disease in Washington's Clark County, JUST LIKE YOU WOULD EXPECT.

The Oregonian:

A measles outbreak in southwestern Washington state has grown to 16 confirmed cases, and most of the children affected are unimmunized against the disease, officials said Thursday.

A Clark County Public Health ...