Booster Coronasode: Shots & Holidays with Vaccine Infodemiologist Jessica Malaty Rivera

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You’re six to ten times LESS likely to catch COVID-19 if you’re vaccinated, and thus less likely to infect others. Great! But what about breakthrough cases? Who’s at risk for them? How many folks haven’t gotten vaccinated? Should pregnant people get the ol’ jab, what might happen with transmission rates in 2022, yearly booster questions, the ethics of vaccine distribution, myocarditis, Long COVID, quarantine fatigue and essentially whether the holidays are a good idea.

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Sound editing by Jarrett Sleeper of MindJam Media & Steven Ray Morris

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