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COVID-19: The Unvaccinated Pose a Risk to the Vaccinated

September 21, 2021 /

Q: How do people who have not been vaccinated against COVID-19 pose a risk to people who have been vaccinated? A: An unvaccinated person who…

Exploring the Legality of COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates

May 10, 2021 /

Q: Can employers, colleges and universities require COVID-19 vaccinations? A: Generally, they may require immunizations. But there is some uncertainty about the legality of mandating…

No Evidence Vaccines Impact Fertility

February 26, 2021 /

Q: Do the COVID-19 vaccines cause infertility? A: There’s no evidence that approved vaccines cause fertility loss. Although clinical trials did not study the issue,…

What Do the New Coronavirus Variants Mean for the Pandemic?

January 16, 2021 /

Q: What are the risks of the newly identified coronavirus variants? A: There’s no clear evidence yet that mutant versions cause more severe disease, although some…

Danish Study Doesn’t Prove Masks Don’t Work Against the Coronavirus

November 25, 2020 /

Q: Did a recent study in Denmark show that face masks are useless for COVID-19? A: No. The study found that face masks did not…