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COVID-19 Vaccine Myths Debunked

Health care workers answer questions about the COVID-19 vaccines.

Latinx health care workers debunk common myths and misconceptions about the COVID vaccines explaining the vaccines CANNOT give you COVID and do not affect your DNA.

The vaccines will not give you COVID-19. They don’t have the virus itself in the vaccine. It does not change your DNA. None of the vaccines that have been out there has that capability of doing that. There is no microchip. No one is going to put a microchip in when you get the vaccine.

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