Last updated 9/20/2021 at 12:54pm
Editor’s Note: Tara Rybka, who provides information about health issues for Transylvania Public Health, responded to the following two Ask Us questions. For both responses, however, she cautioned that new data is emerging on a weekly basis and there isn’t yet a conclusive consensus among experts.
Is the immunity one gets from having survived COVID-19 as good as the immunity one gets from being vaccinated against COVID-19?
Rybka: Maybe. While we do see “breakthrough” infections among people who are fully vaccinated, we also see people getting COVID-19 a second time.