Doctors warn against skipping second dose of Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine
DETROIT – As Michigan COVID-19 cases continue to surge, doctors are putting out a warning to people considering skipping their second shot of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines: Don’t skip it.
If you’ve spoken with someone who was recently vaccinated against COVID, side effects have probably been part of the conversation.
Everyone has a different reaction. Now it appears some people are having second thoughts about getting the second dose. Vikki Williamson had such a bad reaction to the first Pfizer COVID vaccine shot that her second shot was cancelled.
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