The sites will be located in Kennewick, Ridgefield, Spokane and Wenatchee.
“This virus has been working out. It’s gotten faster and more fit. And we need to fight smarter and harder to beat it.”
Biden made it clear that combating the covid-19 pandemic will be his top priority.
States are struggling to plan their vaccination programs with just one week’s notice for how many doses they’ll receive from the federal government.
The general rule is yes – with some exceptions.
If I get the shot, will I still have to wear a mask? When will I know when it’s my turn to get the vaccine? . . .
Americans say they want a single-dose vaccine that’s 90% effective and 1 in 100 chance causing minor side effects.
“Masks and social distancing will need to continue into the foreseeable future — until we have some level of herd immunity.”
“To get this pandemic under control, 16,000 adults must be vaccinated every day for six months.” — Dow Constantine
Vaccine efforts have been hamstrung by a lack of leadership, too little money and the crisis of surging infections.
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In the history of public health laws, even rules that have had time to build widely accepted evidence weren’t guaranteed support.
Skepticism resides in many quarters, including “anti-vaxxers”; and people of all stripes with perfectly understandable doubts.
The new virus is defined by an unusual number and combination of mutations. One of these increases binding of the virus to receptors in our cells.
How will I know when it’s my turn to get a vaccine? Where will I get a vaccine? I hear that I might still have to wear a mask even after I get vaccinated. Why?