covid-19 vaccine

Doctor explains why COVID-19 vaccine does not cause infertility

COLUMBIA (WOLO): Doctors say some women may be thinking twice about getting the COVID-19 vaccine, after rumors circulating online claim it could cause infertility. But doctors also say the vaccine is not designed to harm our bodies.  Local Reproductive Endocrinologist, Dr. Heather Cook, with Coastal Fertility Specialists in Lexington County says she receives questions and concerns about the COVID-19 vaccine…

COVID-19 vaccine may cause confusion, alarm for women receiving mammogram results

COLUMBIA (WOLO): A side effect from the COVID-19 vaccine is swollen lymph nodes, which can mirror the signs of breast cancer on a routine screening. Director of Breast Imaging at Prisma Health, Dr. Douglas Bull, says it’s no reason for concern.   “That’s really an understandable phenomenon; it probably happens in a lot of vaccines because it’s a normal body response…