Should I or shouldn't I take the Covid-19 vaccine?


Although a number of Covid-19 vaccines have been approved for use in the general public, they typically come with certain restrictions as to who can receive them.

This video, presented by Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) medical graduate Dr Ilia Jauharis, takes a look at who should or shouldn't take the vaccine, and why.

It is part of the campaign against Covid-19 vaccine misinformation organised by Docere, a group of young doctors and professionals who aim to empower the public with health information.

StarHealth is partnering with Docere to show some of the videos they have produced for this campaign.

A new video will be uploaded every day at our webpage from March 8 to 14 (2021).

For more information, email starhealth@thestar.com.my. The information in this video was accurate at the time of its recording. Due to the fluid nature of the Covid-19 pandemic, scientific understanding, along with guidelines and recommendations, may have changed since the original recording date. The information provided is for educational purposes only and should not be considered as medical advice. The Star does not give any warranty on accuracy, completeness, functionality, usefulness or other assurances as to the content appearing in this video. The Star disclaims all responsibility for any losses, damage to property or personal injury suffered directly or indirectly from reliance on such information.

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