Being vaccinated against the coronavirus can reduce the risk of having prolonged covid symptoms 12 weeks after infection by 41 percent.
September 28, 2022
The risk of prolonged covid may be considerably lower in people who contract the coronavirus after being vaccinated.
Daniel Ayoubkhani at the UK Office for National Statistics (ONS) and colleagues looked at a random sample of people, aged 19 to 69, who tested positive for the coronavirus between April 2020 and November 2021.
The sample included 3,090 people who had received a second dose of Pfizer/BioNTech, Moderna, or Oxford/AstraZeneca…