The Second COVID-19 Shot Is a Rude Reawakening for Immune Cells

Source: The Atlantic – Katherine J Wu

At about 2 a.m. on Thursday morning, I woke to find my husband shivering beside me. For hours, he had been tossing in bed, exhausted but unable to sleep, nursing chills, a fever, and an agonizingly sore left arm. His teeth chattered. His forehead was freckled with sweat. And as I lay next to him, cinching blanket after blanket around his arms, I felt an immense sense of relief. All this misery was a sign that the immune cells in his body had been riled up by the second shot of a COVID-19 vaccine, and were well on their way to guarding him from future disease.

Click here for the full article 

Category: COVID-19
Next Post
Indiana announces which groups will next be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine
Previous Post
Muncie Community Schools Covid-19 Update
Menu