Medical Minute: Had COVID? Yes, you still need to get vaccinated.

If you have had COVID, you might be thinking that you don’t need to get vaccinated. “Some people may be avoiding vaccination because they believe natural immunity will protect them. This is not necessarily true,” says Dr. Michelle Bache, Vice President of Medical Affairs at Elkhart General Hospital.

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Medical Minute: Managing heart health during the pandemic

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Nationally, about one-third of heart patients have not been scheduling their routine follow-up visits during the pandemic. Beacon Medical Group Cardiologist Dr. Mayank Mittal shares why it is important to keep these appointments, as well as signs and symptoms of heart trouble.https://youtu.be/MhkS_6PGRAo

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News Stories – May 13, 2021

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Interurban Trolley offering rides to get COVID-19 vaccine (ABC57 - 3/31/21) Vaccine Tracker: Positive progress continues in most of Michiana (WNDU - 4/1/21) New coronavirus variant found in Elkhart County (Elkhart Truth - 4/1/21) Cameron confident it will be able to meet demand for Pfizer (KPC News - 4/1/21) March…

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Medical Minute: Do children really need the COVID-19 vaccine?

As more young people become eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine, Beacon physicians are answering more questions from parents. Do children really need to get vaccinated? Dr. Jason Marker, associate director of Memorial Hospital Family Residency, offers his perspective.

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