Myth or Fact?

Masks are effective against COVID-19.

Fact

Fact is – Masks are effective at reducing transmission of COVID-19 when worn consistently and correctly.

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Myth or Fact?

The COVID-19 vaccine causes infertility.

Myth

Fact is – COVID-19 vaccination does not reduce chances of conception.

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Myth or Fact?

Vaccines prevent serious disease.

Fact

Fact is – the COVID-19 vaccine is proven to reduce the risk of serious disease, hospitalization, and death.

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Myth or Fact?

I don’t need a booster because I got the vaccine.

Myth

Fact is – because the passage of time reduces the effectiveness of the initial vaccine series, getting the COVID-19 booster vaccine reduces your risk of being infected with the virus, becoming severely ill, or needing hospitalization.

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Myth or Fact?

I already had COVID-19, so I don’t need the vaccine.

Myth

Fact is – even if you had COVID-19, you can get it again. Getting vaccinated is the safer and more dependable way to build immunity to COVID-19.

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As always, if you have questions about COVID-19 or the vaccines, you can always ask your health care provider.

 


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For more data on Delaware COVID cases, testing and outcomes, including demographic breakdowns, go to My Healthy Community