Ask an Immunologist | Common Misconceptions About COVID-19 Vaccines

Posted by Sarah Tyre on 3/2/21 8:31 AM

As COVID-19 vaccines continue to be administered across the country, false information about the vaccine can also spread. When it comes to COVID-19 vaccines, it is important to be able to differentiate between common misconceptions and facts. Getting the vaccine is one of the best ways to protect against COVID-19, bringing our communities one step closer to putting an end to this pandemic. Angelina Crans Yoon, MD, an allergist and immunologist at Woodland Clinic, offers her medical expertise to shed some light on lingering questions around the safety of COVID-19 vaccines.

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Mitos y Verdades Acerca de la Vacuna Para el COVID-19

Posted by Sarah Tyre on 1/29/21 11:48 AM

Se ha oído de muchos mitos acerca de las vacunas para el COVID-19 y parece que hay más preguntas que respuestas. Decidimos poner al descubierto estos mitos para descartar las falsedades y responder a las preguntas que hayan quedado pendientes.

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How Dignity Health Medical Groups Are Prepared for the COVID-19 Vaccine

Posted by Sarah Tyre on 1/20/21 4:16 PM

As we approach the one year mark since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, we reflect on how much our communities and lives have changed because of it. We are aware of how difficult the past year has been for patients and the communities we serve.The COVID-19 vaccines offer a promising light to the end of the tunnel of this pandemic and we’re honored to be part of that effort.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Myths vs Facts

Posted by Sarah Tyre on 1/18/21 8:58 AM

Many myths about the COVID-19 vaccines are being circulated, and there seem to be more questions than answers. We've put together these myth busters to help dispel those untruths and answer lingering questions. 

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Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 with These Handwashing Tips

Posted by Sarah Tyre on 12/3/20 9:42 AM

National Handwashing Awareness Week (Dec. 1-7) is more important than ever as we’re continuing to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. Keeping your hands clean is one of the best defenses against the spread of germs, bacteria and virus, including COVID-19. Son Dong, DO, a Family Medicine physician with Dignity Health Medical Group — North State, shares a few tips on how to most effectively sanitize and wash your hands to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 and other illnesses.

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