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Good Morning Britain published this video item, entitled “Your COVID Vaccine Questions Answered | Good Morning Britain” – below is their description.
There is fresh optimism this morning that we could see coronavirus vaccinations rolled out this side of Christmas! Up to 1 million Brits a day could be vaccinated against COVID in an extraordinary programme and record breaking push to beat the virus. The Sun reports that the vaccine manufacturer Pfizer is expected approval of their vaccine within days. Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said that this is great news and that there is hope before Christmas but there is no guarantee and it is more likely to be the new year. Dr Amir Khan answers your questions surrounding the vaccine, including can you have the vaccine if you already have COVID 19 and would it negate the need for self isolation to if you’ve already had the virus would you still need the vaccination. Broadcast on 19/11/20Good Morning Britain YouTube Channel
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- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
- shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)
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