how vaccines work?

how vaccines work?
Vaccines train our immune systems to create proteins that fight disease, known as ‘antibodies’, just as would happen when we are exposed to a disease but – crucially – vaccines work without making us sick.
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Can COVID-19 vaccine make you sick?
No. The COVID-19 vaccine can't make you sick or give you COVID-19. Like most flu vaccines, the COVID-19 vaccines do not contain a live COVID-19 virus, so they can't cause infection. But the vaccine can cause side effects. Apr 9, 2021
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Can I get Covid after being fully vaccinated?
Breakthrough Infections and Vaccine Effectiveness COVID-19 vaccines are effective. However, a small percentage of people who are fully vaccinated will still get COVID-19 if they are exposed to the virus that causes it, according to the CDC. These infections are defined as “vaccine breakthrough cases.” 3 days ago
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Can I get COVID-19 after vaccination?
It typically takes a few weeks after vaccination for the body to build protection (immunity) against the virus that causes COVID-19. That means it is possible a person could still get COVID-19 just after vaccination. This is because the vaccine has not had enough time to provide protection. Mar 13, 2021
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Has anyone gotten Covid after being fully vaccinated
People can still catch the coronavirus more than two weeks after the second dose, but being fully vaccinated limits severe illness. NBC 5's Chris Coffey reports. 5 days ago
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Is there a safe vaccine for covid-19?
Safety of COVID-19 Vaccines
COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective.
Millions of people in the United States have received COVID-19 vaccines under the most intense safety monitoring in U.S. history.
CDC recommends you get a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as you are eligible.
Mar 16, 2021
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Should I get vaccinated against COVID-19
COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective.
Millions of people in the United States have received COVID-19 vaccines under the most intense safety monitoring in U.S. history.
CDC recommends you get a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as you are eligible.
3 days ago
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Will other vaccines help protect me from COVID-19
Currently, there is no evidence that any existing vaccines will protect against COVID-19. However, scientists are studying whether some existing vaccines – such as the Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine, which is used to prevent tuberculosis – are also effective for COVID-19. Feb 19, 2021
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