Maybe a bit of gin and dry vermouth; maybe tonic water and a good splash of vodka, maybe rye whiskey, sweet vermouth and bitters to elevate the mood a bit….or maybe just chuck the alcohol and follow the CDC guidelines and treat yourself to a cocktail of chemical goo sure to annihilate your immune system.
For we all know that the gods did a supreme screw job on humans, giving us an immune system with an expiration date of 2020.
Don’t bother mixing up your nightly cocktail, the CDC has more ‘healthy’ ideas:
You can get a #COVID19 vaccine and other vaccines, including flu and shingles, at the same visit. You no longer need to wait 14 days between vaccines. Side effects are the same if vaccines are given alone or together. More about vaccine timing: bit.ly/2RqXsQs.
FACT SHEET FOR RECIPIENTS AND CAREGIVERS EMERGENCY USE AUTHORIZATION (EUA) OF THE PFIZER-BIONTECH COVID-19 VACCINE TO PREVENT CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) IN INDIVIDUALS 12 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER – via FDA.govYou are being offered the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine to prevent Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by SARS-CoV-2.This Fact Sheet contains information to help you understand the risks and benefits of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine, which you may receive because there is currently a pandemic of COVID-19.The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine is a vaccine and may prevent you from getting COVID-19.There is no U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved vaccine to prevent COVID-19. (emphasis added)
WHAT ARE THE INGREDIENTS IN THE PFIZER-BIONTECH COVID-19 VACCINE?The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine includes the following ingredients: mRNA, lipids ((4-hydroxybutyl)azanediyl)bis(hexane-6,1-diyl)bis(2-hexyldecanoate), 2 [(polyethylene glycol)-2000]-N,N-ditetradecylacetamide, 1,2-Distearoyl-sn-glycero-3- phosphocholine, and cholesterol), potassium chloride, monobasic potassium phosphate, sodium chloride, dibasic sodium phosphate dihydrate, and sucrose.
HAS THE PFIZER-BIONTECH COVID-19 VACCINE BEEN USED BEFORE?The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine is an unapproved vaccine. In clinical trials, approximately 23,000 individuals 12 years of age and older have received at least 1 dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine.
WHAT ARE THE RISKS OF THE PFIZER-BIONTECH COVID-19 VACCINE?There is a remote chance that the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine could cause a severe allergic reaction. A severe allergic reaction would usually occur within a few minutes to one hour after getting a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine.For this reason, your vaccination provider may ask you to stay at the place where you received your vaccine for monitoring after vaccination.Signs of a severe allergic reaction can include:• Difficulty breathing • Swelling of your face and throat • A fast heartbeat • A bad rash all over your body • Dizziness and weakness Side effects that have been reported with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine include: • severe allergic reactions • non-severe allergic reactions such as rash, itching, hives, or swelling of the face • injection site pain • tiredness • headache • muscle pain • chills • joint pain • fever • injection site swelling • injection site redness • nausea • feeling unwell • swollen lymph nodes (lymphadenopathy) • diarrhea • vomiting • arm painThese may not be all the possible side effects of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine. Serious and unexpected side effects may occur. Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine is still being studied in clinical trials.
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