Parsons, KS organization brings in health expert to discuss pros and cons of vaccines

PARSONS, Kan. — Successful Dreams in Parsons provides support services for people with intellectual disabilities.

The organization brought in a health expert, Debbie Thuston, a nurse from Neosho Memorial Hospital, to talk about the pros and cons of getting the Covid-19 vaccine.

Among the cons she talked about, the risk of side effects, which she says are low and outweighed by the benefits.

Those benefits include protection from the virus and its worst outcomes.