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How To Choose Your Booster Shot

How To Choose Your Booster Shot

by  Tina Hesman Saey Hello readers, I’m Tina Hesman Saey, the molecular biology reporter and one of the senior writers at Science News. I have been covering several aspects of the pandemic, including vaccines. It’s been a little over six months since I got my second dose of the Pfizer vaccine, and a phone call from my state health […]

Coronavirus Reinfections Appear Rare, Especially In People Younger Than 65

Coronavirus Reinfections Appear Rare, Especially In People Younger Than 65

  By Erin Garcia de Jesús Second bouts of COVID-19 are rare, though people 65 years and older may be at higher risk of reinfection than younger ones, a study from Denmark suggests. The first documented coronavirus reinfection was reported in August 2020, immediately sparking questions over how common such cases might be (SN: 8/24/20). […]