Some people have been hesitant to get the COVID-19 vaccine for various reasons. If you have concerns, you can read answers to 30 common COVID-19 vaccine questions at the bottom of this story.

One of the biggest complaints I have heard from a lot of people that actually want to get the shot is how hard it is to find or make an appointment. The scheduling process was frustrating in the beginning but has become a lot easier, and now Hy-Vee has eliminated that as an excuse.

What Is Hy-Vee Doing?

The grocery chain just sent a press release that says all of their pharmacy locations are now offering the COVID vaccine with NO appointment required. So, if you want to get the COVID-19 vaccine you can simply ask for it the next time you are in the grocery store.

Where Can I Go?

You can find a Hy-Vee near you on the store's website.

Latest Vaccine Numbers

 

Close to 30% of Americans have been fully vaccinated, according to CDC data. The latest report from the Minnesota Department of Health shows nearly 2.5 million Minnesotans have received at least one dose and a little over 1.8 million Minnesotans are fully vaccinated.

Keep scrolling to see how the vaccine works and to get the answers to 30 commonly asked COVID vaccine questions.

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While much is still unknown about the coronavirus and the future, what is known is that the currently available vaccines have gone through all three trial phases and are safe and effective. It will be necessary for as many Americans as possible to be vaccinated in order to finally return to some level of pre-pandemic normalcy, and hopefully these 30 answers provided here will help readers get vaccinated as soon they are able.