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How to choose which booster shot is right for you, between Pfizer and Moderna

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Vials of the Moderna and Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines. Hazem Bader/AFP via Getty Images
Most people who've gotten booster shots in the US have stuck with the same brand of vaccine they had initially.
But, it's also fine to switch it up. Some early studies suggest that Moderna's vaccine is slightly stronger than Pfizer's.
"To be honest, I'm not sure there's really a big difference between those two," one expert said.
Now that free booster shots are being offered to all adults in the US, many are wondering which is the best one to get. Truth is, all of the three authorized COVID-19 vaccines do a...
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