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What’s the deal with booster shots

Photo: Julian Wan  Dear Neighbor, As the Delta Variant spreads and stories of breakthrough Covid-19 infections multiply, many are left worried and wondering if they will need some sort of booster shot, particularly those among us who got the “one and done” Johnson & Johnson vaccine. And the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention just announced […]

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4 reasons people refuse the Covid vaccine

By S. Mitra Kalita   One of the doctors who has been invaluable to Epicenter’s vaccine efforts is Mark Horowitz, a family doctor in downtown Manhattan. On Monday, as I was on The Brian Lehrer Show talking about the disconcerting uptick in Covid cases, notably in undervaccinated neighborhoods, he called in.  The people who are […]