Why yes..we got our Covid vaccination! Benita and Debby discuss some of the data around herd immunity and why have 50 different approaches leads to a hot mess especially for marginalized communities.

Action Item: Get vaccinated and/or help others get their shots.

RESEARCH:

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/11/us/coronavirus-seattle-success.html

https://disabilities.temple.edu/news/202010/disability-increases-covid-mortality-risk-202010.html

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7261065/

https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2021/03/02/cdc-vaccine-guidance-people-with-disabilities/

https://www.npr.org/2020/06/09/872401607/covid-19-infections-and-deaths-are-higher-among-those-with-intellectual-disabili

https://www.kff.org/policy-watch/the-covid-19-vaccine-priority-line-continues-to-change-as-states-make-further-updates/

https://khn.org/morning-breakout/vaccine-resistance-may-delay-herd-immunity-goals-until-end-of-year/