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What Does It Feel Like To Get The COVID Vaccine? Real People Share Their Experiences
The Covid vaccine requires two shots to be fully effective. Getting the shot should not be painful and most people who have received the vaccine have experienced mild side effects.
How To Avoid A Surprise Bill For a COVID Test?
The CARES Act and Families First Coronavirus Relief Act are supposed to ensure free COVID-19 testing for everybody, including people without insurance. However, numerous patients have received bills of hundreds of dollars after receiving a COVID-19 test. Here's how to avoid receiving a surprise bill in the mail after receiving care.
Will The COVID Vaccine Protect Against The New Strain? Scientists Say Yes
A mutated variant of COVID-19 that emerged in the UK was discovered in Colorado on December 29th, 2020. This new COVID strain appears to spread much faster than the original strain but does not seem to be more deadly. According to experts and scientists, the vaccines produced by Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech will be effective in preventing infection with the new strain.
Best Emergency Rooms in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens, NYC
Lenox Health Greenwich Village is one of the more accessible emergency department if you are in Lower Manhattan. You can access NYU Langone Health in Midtown East. There are several ERs in Brooklyn and Queens - managed by NYU, Mount Sinai, New York-Presbyterian, and NYC Health + Hospitals.
5 Best Last-Minute Gifts For Millennials - 2020 Holiday Season
With no time left to run to the store or place that final Amazon order, it’s time to turn to our digital gift guide of 2020. Here are the best 5 last-minute virtual gifts for Millennials under $100. Peloton Membership, HeadSpace, Mira, Disney +, MasterClass, and Nuuly.
$600 COVID Second Stimulus Check - Everything you need to know
People who earned less than $75,000 in 2019 will receive the full $600 direct payment while those who earn more than $99,000 will receive none. The amount will decrease by $5 for every $100 additional income above the $75,000 threshold for individuals and $174,000 for couples.
Is The COVID-19 Vaccine Safe?
The COVID-19 vaccine is safe, according to Ramin Ahmadi, MD, MPH as well as many other accredited doctors, scientists, and researchers. In this article, we interviewed Ramin Ahmadi, MD, MPH, the Chief Medical Officer for Graduate Medical Education Global LLC., and a former assistant professor of medicine at Yale School of Medicine on whether the COVID-19 vaccine is safe or not.
When Will The Covid-19 Vaccine Be Available In Each State?
It is expected that everyone in the U.S. who wants a vaccine will be able to get one by the end of May 2021. According to Dr. Fauci, if 75-85% of Americans get the vaccine, we can see a return to normalcy at the end of 2021. The FDA approved the COVID vaccines created by Pfizer and Moderna for emergency use in mid-December. Since FDA-approval, high-risk groups such as medical professionals and people living in long-term living facilities have been able to receive the Covid-19 vaccine. Our research team pulled original data to analyze when each state will have the Covid-19 vaccine for the population.
Introducing Mira Health Panel - 30 seconds, $49, Next Day Results
Getting a lab test is not easy when you have no insurance or have a high deductible health plan. Unnecessary complexity and pricing uncertainty cause millions of Americans to delay seeking care, delay getting care, and delay treatments. Today, Mira is launching the Mira Health Panel - a new way for our members to get quick, convenient, and affordable testing services for $99 or less with next day results.
Pfizer vs. Moderna COVID Vaccine - How are they different?
Moderna vaccine vs Pfizer - both vaccines are made with mRNA and are over 94% effective in preventing symptomatic cases of COVID. Mild side effects were reported, but severe allergic reactions are not common. The main differences are storage temperature and when the second dose is taken.
Where & How To Get A Covid-19 Vaccine In NYC?
This article lists various vaccine hubs, health centers, primary care offices, urgent care centers, and hospital-based health centers that offer the Covid-19 vaccine in New York City. New York’s health care distribution sites have administered 83% of doses of the Covid-19 vaccine received from the federal government. NYC is currently in phase 1b, where older people, grocery store workers, First Responders and Support Staff for First Responder Agencies, and other groups can receive the Covid-19 vaccine.
How Much Is A Flu Shot? With or without insurance
Most insurance companies will cover the cost of your flu shot at several pharmacies or urgent care facilities. Without insurance, flu shots cost between $0 and $50. Most major pharmacies give quadrivalent vaccines for around $40. The average cost of a high-dose flu shot without insurance is typically around $70. With insurance, flu shots are at no cost.