BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Even after getting vaccinated towards the coronavirus, don’t count on a full return to normalcy simply but, a neighborhood physician mentioned.
Dr. Reginald Brown, Director of Emergency Medication at Grace Medical Heart, is urging everybody to get vaccinated as quickly as they’re eligible however factors on the market are nonetheless some dangers for ourselves and our communities.
“These which can be vaccinated ought to nonetheless put on masks and social distance,” Dr. Brown mentioned. “We will’t say for sure that these which have been vaccinated are resistant to COVID-19.”
That’s as a result of no vaccine is ideal, nevertheless it does forestall severe sickness from the virus and reduces your probabilities of getting it, Dr. Brown mentioned.
“These which have been vaccinated are a lot much less prone to contract the virus and far much less prone to unfold the virus,” he mentioned.
Dr. Brown mentioned it will be safer to loosen up a few of the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions when neighborhood transmission charges are decrease.
“We should nonetheless stay vigilant,” he mentioned. “We’re nonetheless a couple of months away by all optimistic accounts. By some extra cautious, we could also be [six to nine months] or perhaps a yr away from actually stress-free a few of the requirements we’ve put into place.”