Immunity 101: The Quick Course

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Web Tip: This has the potential to change everything and give us freedom like that already enjoyed by those vaccinated who have a normal immune system.

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In the new COVID-19 guidelines released on August 11th, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) made a change in their recommended infection control measures that are geared more towards increasing the focus on individuals understanding their own risk level for developing severe COVID-19 disease, making a personal decision about what level of risk is acceptable to them, and then giving guidance on how to mitigate those risks.

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