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COVID-19 Testing at Vickery Vaccine Services

 COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) is an illness caused by a new coronavirus that has spread throughout the world. There are two types of tests for this virus (SARS-CoV-2 ): A viral test tells you if you have a current infection An antibody (serology) test might...

Five Reasons to Get Vaccinated

In the U.S., vaccines have greatly reduced or eliminated many infectious diseases that once routinely killed or harmed infants, children, and adults. However, the viruses and bacteria that cause these diseases still exist and you can still get these diseases if you...

Flublok | A New Type of Flu Shot

PROVEN FLU PROTECTION FOR PEOPLE 50+ As you get older, a flu vaccine with proven protection can go a long way. FLUBLOK® QUADRIVALENT INFLUENZA VACCINE is proven to be 30% more effective than a standard-dose influenza vaccine in preventing flu in people 50+.*...

How do COVID-19 antibody tests differ from diagnostic tests?

Questions answered by William F. Marshall, III M.D. What is antibody testing? Is it the same as testing to diagnose COVID-19? With all the talk about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) testing in the news, it's not surprising that there's confusion about tests and...

What is a Flu Shot?

It's that time of year again—flu season. Everywhere you look you see advice about getting a flu shot, when to get the flu vaccine, and more. When it comes to your health, it's important you get the most up to date and accurate information. What is the Flu Shot?...

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COVID-19 Testing at Vickery Vaccine Services

 COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) is an illness caused by a new coronavirus that has spread throughout the world. There are two types of tests for this virus (SARS-CoV-2 ): A viral test tells you if you have a current infection An antibody (serology) test might...

Five Reasons to Get Vaccinated

In the U.S., vaccines have greatly reduced or eliminated many infectious diseases that once routinely killed or harmed infants, children, and adults. However, the viruses and bacteria that cause these diseases still exist and you can still get these diseases if you...

Flublok | A New Type of Flu Shot

PROVEN FLU PROTECTION FOR PEOPLE 50+ As you get older, a flu vaccine with proven protection can go a long way. FLUBLOK® QUADRIVALENT INFLUENZA VACCINE is proven to be 30% more effective than a standard-dose influenza vaccine in preventing flu in people 50+.*...

How do COVID-19 antibody tests differ from diagnostic tests?

Questions answered by William F. Marshall, III M.D. What is antibody testing? Is it the same as testing to diagnose COVID-19? With all the talk about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) testing in the news, it's not surprising that there's confusion about tests and...

What is a Flu Shot?

It's that time of year again—flu season. Everywhere you look you see advice about getting a flu shot, when to get the flu vaccine, and more. When it comes to your health, it's important you get the most up to date and accurate information. What is the Flu Shot?...