COVID-19 vaccine FAQs

Johnson County Public Health has received a lot of questions from community members regarding the COVID-19 vaccination. Below they answer some of the most frequently asked questions. How many doses are available in Johnson County? Johnson County Healthcare Center received 300 doses on Christmas Eve. These vaccinations went to healthcare workers within Johnson County Healthcare…

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Can I Get the Flu from the Flu Shot?

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Can I get the flu from the flu shot? No! The flu shot is inactive and can’t give you the flu. What this means is that it contains what is, essentially, dead flu strains. When injected your body sees them and trains itself to fight them, but without the risk of actually contracting the viruses. …

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