Share this with FacebookShare this with TwitterShare this with LinkedInEmail this pagePrint this page FOX4: Doctors say allergic reaction to COVID vaccine is rare, encourage people to get the shot May 25, 2021 Doctors and health officials say allergic reactions to the COVID vaccine are very rare. FOX4 talked to Dr. Sarah Boyd, infectious disease physician on Saint Luke's COVID-19 Response Team, about why the rare reaction should not deter people from getting the vaccine. Watch the story below. Related Content KMBC: Early COVID-19 vaccination numbers for Kansas City kids ages 12 to 15 KMBC talked to area health systems to find out how many children have gotten the shot. KSHB: As some hesitant to get COVID-19 vaccine, infectious disease physician explains why it is safe KSHB talked to Dr. Sarah Boyd about how the vaccine is proven to be safe. KSHB: Pres. Biden sets goal of vaccinating 70% of Americans by July 4 KSHB talked to Dr. Sarah Boyd about why everyone needs to be on board in order to prevent new variant strains of the virus.