Why Do We Need COVID-19 Boosters? | Ask Your Internist | American College of Physicians


In today’s episode of ACP’s “Ask Your Internist” series, Dr. Carlos del Rio, a practicing internist and infectious disease specialist based Atlanta, GA, answers important and commonly asked coronavirus vaccine questions. As we learn more about the omicron variant, it is more important than ever to vaccinate and get your boosters in order to protect yourself and your loved ones.

The questions include:

00:00 Intro

00:18 Why should I get a COVID 19 vaccine booster?

01:09 Is it safe to mix and match COVID 19 vaccines?

01:30 What are the risks of heart problems associated with COVID-19 vaccines?

01:59 Do the COVID-19 vaccines impact fertility?