"When Peter Parker gets bitten by a radioactive spider, he's not able to climb walls right away," said Dr. Vince Silenzio, an M.D. and professor in the Rutgers School of Public Health.
Why Does It Take 2 Weeks for Covid Vaccines to Kick In? We Investigate
The FDA-authorized Covid vaccines are, in some ways, like Spiderman. Similar to the bite that endows Peter Parker with certain spider-like superpowers, the Covid vaccines take a period of time to kick in. We spoke with doctors to figure out why that is and what it means for you once you get the jab. Plus we explore what various side effects actually symbolize and if one vaccine is better than the others.