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Getting Your COVID-19 Vaccine Takes Just Seconds, but the Effects Are Both Far Reaching and Profound

Tonia W. Hale By Tonia W. Hale, DNP, MAOM, BSN, RN I don’t often give out advice to thousands of people at a time, but since I care deeply about our community and the wellness of its residents, my message this month is simple: If you haven’t already taken the COVID-19 vaccine, do it as… Read More »

Dementia: An expert researcher on cognition divulges devastating effects of lockdown

Passionate about design that benefits people with dementia, Hester Anderiesen Le Riche – who dedicated her PhD research to the subject matter – has created a series of interactive games to stimulate social interaction, the mind and the body. “The COVID-19 pandemic has had a catastrophic impact on care home residents,” said Le Riche. “The… Read More »

Women, those under 40 more likely to have side effects to COVID vaccine, expert says

Women and people under 40 years old are more likely to experience side effects from COVID-19 vaccines, an expert told The Post on Friday. “Women and younger people have more local reactions — a sore arm, a day of not feeling so well, or aches and pains,” according to Dr. William Schaffner, an infectious diseases… Read More »

AstraZeneca vaccine side effects: Blood clot risk appears to be ‘age related’ – Professor

The UK’s vaccination rates are the envy of the world, with more than 31 million people now jabbed with a first dose. The situation is far less rosy in the EU with countries hamstrung by supply shortages. Supplies that have made it into countries remain largely unused thanks to fears over blood clots. Germany has… Read More »