Posts Tagged: Vaccine

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What To Watch For If You’ve Had The J&J Vaccine

The Johnson & Johnson vaccine has been put on hold after reports of rare blood clotting issues.  But what about those who already got their shot?  First off, the experts say the risk is very low – only six cases out of 7 million patients have been reported so far.  If it’s been more than… Read more »

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What to Eat Before and After Your Vaccine Appointment

Getting your vaccine shot soon?  Experts say eating right before and after can help reduce the side effects.  A healthy diet full of vegetables, fruits, and whole grains and protein sources like fish, poultry, and eggs is recommended – while cutting down on red meat and dairy.   A high-fiber diet can help build the immune system, while… Read more »

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RIP: Marvelous Marvin Hagler Has Passed Away

Boxer Marvin Hagler has passed away at the age of 66.  What’s disturbing is how he passed away.  Former boxing Champion Thomas “Hitman” Hearns” tweeted that Marving Hagler was in the intensive care unit at the hospital after suffering side effects for the mRNA vaccine he received days before.  His wife Kay made the announcement… Read more »

AT&T Stadium To Be Used As Mega COVID-19 Vaccination Site

AT&T Stadium in Arlington will soon become a COVID-19 vaccination site, according to the White House. This move which is part of President Biden’s national plan for COVID-19 response will allow for 10,000 shots per day. The stadium site is expected to open February 24th and details about signing up for appointments will be release… Read more »

ICYMI – Check Out Tyler Perry’s COVID-19 Vaccine Special

Tyler Perry hosted a special in which he got answers to some of the questions that African-American’s have about the COVID-19 vaccine. COVID-19 Vaccine And The Black Community: A Tyler Perry Special which aired on BET featured Perry, medical experts Carlos del Rio, MD Executive Associate Dean, Emory School of Medicine at Grady Health System,… Read more »