Benefits and Symptoms of Booster dose of the Corona Vaccine - Ministry of Health
The Ministry of Health in Saudi Arabia confirmed that the booster dose of the coronavirus vaccine increases the body's immunity when it is low, it reduces the risk of infection, hospitalization and death due to Covid-19.
The health ministry said that booster dose increases the body's immunity for those who took 2nd dose before 6 months or more, it will help in protecting against the delta variant infection.
- The booster dose is important for those who are elderly, those who have chronic diseases and organ transplant patients and also reduces the chances of spreading the delta variant, which is considered as one of the most dangerous corona variant so far. Trending : Within 1 month, Riyadh Season has attracted 3 million visitors
- Any Individual who is 18 years old or above can get booster dose, 6 months after taking the 2nd dose, immunity should always remain at high levels against corona virus.
- The Ministry of Health explained the side effects of the third dose, including feeling tired and headache, pain at the injection side, muscle pain and feeling unwell, high temperature and body shivering.
- Today, Saudi Arabia registered 38 new corona infections, 32 recoveries and 1 death, raising the total corona cases in the Kingdom to 549,556 of which 538,672 recovered with 8,827 deaths. Recommend : Saudi Expat rescued, 2 days after being stranded in desert
- Active cases of Covid-19 slightly raised to 2,057 of them 50 cases are critical, Jeddah (244), Riyadh (142), Makkah (102), Madina (93) and Yanbu (67) tops in the list of active cases.
- Saudi Arabia's government has provided more than 47.14 million (47,142,258) doses of Corona vaccine all over the Kingdom through its 587 vaccination centers. In which 335,740 are booster doses and the elderly people received 1,716,067 doses.
- The Ministry's statistics shows, over 24.53 million (24,531,870) people received only 1 dose of the vaccine, while more than 22.27 million people received two doses of vaccine against corona virus. Read : Umrah permits for abroad pilgrims limited to 18-50 years age group
Benefits and Symptoms of Booster dose of the Corona Vaccine - Ministry of Health - Saudi-Expatriates.com