The COVID-19 Vaccine is 95% Effective. What Does That Mean? And Why is Herd Immunity via the Vaccine Better than Just Getting the Virus?
Great news has been released in the past two weeks. There are multiple vaccines that are emerging and preliminary results (from Phase III clinical trials) show that at least two are 95% effective. But what exactly does that mean? And why is it better to get the vaccine instead of just getting COVID-19 out in the wild, besides the obvious…Read More »
Editor’s Note: This cross-post was written by Deek and originally featured on Grounded Parents. If you thought anti-vaxxers couldn’t get worse before now, you are wrong. ****** I guess it was bound to happen. Sesame Street introduces a new character who has autism as part of a larger campaign, and anti-vaccine advocates are up in arms. But, unsurprisingly, when you look at…Read More »
I am on a plane headed toward Atlanta for fun and festivities. Wow. You all look like little ants from up here! I’m sorry. Wait. I’m on my way to Atlanta. I better rephrase that. Y’all look like little ants from up here! That’s better! I’m really looking forward to Atlanta! There is going to be the Star Party, a…Read More »