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By Amy Rogers, MD, PhD

If you have not yet been vaccinated against the coronavirus, I know some of you have your reasons. In this blog post, I’m talking to you.

Rise of the “delta” variant of SARS-CoV-2. Percent of new COVID cases, delta in purple. Source: Trevor Bedford of Fred Hutchinson Institute, via Twitter

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This is who you protect when you get vaccinated. Source: National Cancer Institute, public domain.

By Amy Rogers, MD, PhD

Victory for the vaccines

By Amy Rogers, MD, PhD

Dr. Amy Rogers

Amy Rogers, MD, PhD, is a Harvard-educated scientist, novelist, journalist, and educator. She blogs about coronavirus at

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