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Latin word for cow, vacca, because of the smallpox/cowpox work of edward jenner, vaccination is the administration of a substance, live organism or otherwise, that stimulates the immune response to prevent a specific disease. Primarily a preventative procedure, some vaccines can ...Read more
Yes: It has been shown in extensive research to be safe in this situation. ...Read more
No: No, it is not dangerous to get vaccines when ill. Remember that vaccines work by generating an immune response. The immune system needs to respond to the vaccine. If that immune system is very busy - such as fighting a serious infection, then it might not create a strong enough response. So only when seriously ill, shots may just not work as well. They do fine with mild and moderate infection. ...Read moreSee 6 more doctor answers
Honest opinions from whomever that would like to answer: Do vaccines (any) make you sick and/or cause Autism?
All 23pneumococcal iggs are low is there another way to test immune system besides getting a vaccine been around people sick w/ pneumonia & not got it?
What if a blood vessel was hit when getting injected with Tdap vaccine? Would I be sick by now if i had gotten the vaccine in a vein??
Tdap injection: The deltoid muscle is the site of injection for Tdap and most other vaccines in adults. That area is chosen because there are no major veins or arteries in the vicinity. It should have been relatively obvious to the person injecting the shot if they hit a vein or not - so I really doubt this happened. Vaccines may make you feel mildly unwell -because they're stimulating your immune system to fight ...Read more
Sometimes Yes But: Sometimes you can get a reaction from the vaccine like Rarely acute Allergic reaction Pain and swelling at the site of injection Low grade fever Body Aches And others rarely like rashes But these are rare instances Most of the time there is no reaction and there is no Sickness ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Much research: Vaccines will often take 2 decades of research before they come to market. In that interval, the researchers determine whether a weakened/ killed or synthetic material that replicates parts of the virus will trigger a protective immune response. The weakened virus (nasal flu,MMR, varicella) all have some potential to cause a low grade infection. Killed or synthetic material does not. ...Read more
Some people don't use vaccines on themselves or their children, So what do they use when they get sick?
Hard to say: Some just end up burying their kids when they die or dealing with the dreaded consequences of the diseases. If they want to turn the clock back to the 1800's for their kids health care, they can do so. I look at them as just another well meaning but misinformed group.I have little to do with them and will not allow them in my office. ...Read more
We do not give hini: H1n1 was only given as separate vaccine only in 2009.Now it is incorporated in the annual influenza vaccine.There is minimal chance of getting reaction to flu vaccine forest part it is safe except little soreness at the sight, some people get allergic reaction and can not take flu vaccine.One of the rare side effect is guillain barre syndrome or mild fever .Majority do not have any side effects. ...Read more
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