To begin with, below is an interesting photo sent to me by my good friend Jeremy over in Hong Kong.
Quite an observation.
This brings us to our..
IMPORTANT COVID-19 NEWS
FOR CAP AND PATTI
This past Thursday, October 21st, 2021, the CDC issued the following guidelines regarding Covid-19 Booster Shots..
In case you aren’t able to access the above link, it says in part..
Today, CDC Director Rochelle P. Walensky, M.D., M.P.H., endorsed the CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ (ACIP) recommendation for a booster shot of COVID-19 vaccines in certain populations. The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) authorization and CDC’s recommendation for use are important steps forward as we work to stay ahead of the virus and keep Americans safe.
For individuals who received a Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, the following groups are eligible for a booster shot at 6 months or more after their initial series:
65 years and older
Age 18+ who live in long-term care settings
Age 18+ who have underlying medical conditions
Age 18+ who work or live in high-risk settings
This news reached Patti and I last Friday, October the 22nd.
If not immediately, almost immediately, we two ‘high-tailed’ over to our local Walmart store (where we have come to know one of the pharmacists who is also named Patti with an i) ..
Each of us has now received a Moderna Booster Shot !!
By The Way .. For What It’s Worth, We were asked to show our original proof of our Moderna vaccinations cards. I first showed the xerox copy I carry with me and that was refused.
We are very (as in VERY) pleased to have received this added level of protection.
What a shame this has become such a political issue.
Smiles .. Cap and Patti