Tag: booster

Does anyone really need or want a fourth covid vaccine?

Does anyone really need or want a fourth covid vaccine? Recent headlines suggest that Pfizer and now Moderna are lobbying the FDA to approve a fourth covid-19 booster. Do we really need this?   Pfizer attempted using Israel which has been where their other studies were staged for a second booster only a few months after people had their third booster.   The study failed to show any significant antibody increase that would warrant the second booster. Another recent study said that the one-shot Johnson and Johnson vaccine which did not increase our antibody counts like the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines did Read More »

Covid vaccines success according to vox magazine and two charts.

Covid vaccines success according to vox magazine and two charts. Covid vaccines have been a mainstay in how we function during a pandemic.   While not all age groups statistically show a marked need for vaccination, in the USA, we are rolling them out to most Americans. People over 65 and those who have metabolic syndrome are those most likely to be harmed by the virus.  These groups are also highly vaccinated.  The vaccine offers protection against severe illness and hospitalization, yet, many Americans after the politicization of the vaccine have still refused to get it. While these conversations continue in Read More »