After over a year dealing with COVID, we knew it was only a matter of time. A vaccine rolled out earlier this year, the new Delta variant is causing a spike in cases, breakthrough infections, in which a person who is fully vaccinated tests positive for COVID but typically experiences milder symptoms are currently happening. So when a friend told me about this at-home test, I was not at all surprised. 

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Quick Vue At-Home OTC (over the counter) COVID-19 Test is what it is called and will set you back about 25 bucks. There are two to a box, I was not told this, therefore I now have 4 but at least I have plenty and when I was purchasing them, there were not many left, so it probably was not a bad idea to stock up.

Like myself, many have been tested by a Dr. whether you were exposed at work, home, while traveling but this is now an option. The entire process takes about 20 minutes and yes, you do have to swab your own nose, but you the results are immediate. In 10 minutes you know whether you are positive or not. And if somehow you feel you made a mistake or want to make double sure, just take the other test in the box.

How accurate are the results? According to this article, over 80% accurate but if you are still in doubt, you should absolutely consult your Dr. Stay safe, stay informed and stay healthy friends!

LOOK: Answers to 30 common COVID-19 vaccine questions

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.
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