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Have you tested positive for COVID?

Discussion in 'Diving Medicine' started by Wookie, Dec 9, 2020.

Have you tested positive for COVID?

  1. I didn’t test positive, but I had it.

    10 vote(s)
    5.1%
  2. I tested positive, but was asymptomatic/minimal symptoms

    15 vote(s)
    7.7%
  3. I tested positive, it was the worst.

    3 vote(s)
    1.5%
  4. I tested positive and was hospitalized.

    2 vote(s)
    1.0%
  5. I tested positive and am a long hauler

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  6. I have not been tested, nor have I been sick

    86 vote(s)
    43.9%
  7. I was tested negative

    80 vote(s)
    40.8%
  1. uncfnp

    uncfnp Solo Diver ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: North Carolina
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    Headline in medical journal...


    Moderna says COVID-19 vaccine immunity to stay at least a year
     
    Esprise Me and apenland01 like this.
  2. apenland01

    apenland01 ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 25 - 49
    Location: Tucson AZ
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    I was supposed to be in group 1A here, but since my company is based in North Carolina and I don't technically work for any of the local hospitals or clinics I go into every day, I got skipped over. I'm registered for sometime in the next couple of weeks, so we will see how it goes....
     
  3. nippurmagnum

    nippurmagnum Barracuda

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: Washington DC metro
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    The other reason the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines were developed so quickly is that the mRNA technology on which they were based was developed over a number of years, and was fortunately at the ready when COVID came along.

    I volunteered for the Moderna vaccine trial three months ago, and got the two shots. From what I could see, no shortcuts were being taken. The follow-up/monitoring was very detailed.
     
  4. apenland01

    apenland01 ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 25 - 49
    Location: Tucson AZ
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    Most of these are SARS round 1 vaccines. The work had pretty much all been done and it was just a matter of tweaking it to Covid and getting it into some arms to prove efficacy and safety....
     

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