Women, moms and the COVID-19 vaccine

Women of child-bearing age and new moms, especially those who are breast-feeding, ask whether they should still receive the COVID-19 vaccine when it is their turn. Dr. Tina Jennings, a family physician at Beacon and a new mom, offers her perspective and insights.

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Dr. Tina Jennings: What to expect after 2nd dose of COVID vaccine

As more people receive their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, more questions are being asked about what to expect. Dr. Tina Jennings talks about the possible side effects and whether we're still at risk of carrying the virus, and spreading it to others, after the second dose of vaccine.

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Dr. Dale Patterson: Your vaccine questions answered

Many of us have questions about the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. When were they developed? How do these mRNA vaccines work? Will they alter my DNA? Are two doses necessary? Dr. Dale Patterson, Vice President of Medical Affairs, Memorial Hospital, answers these and other questions.

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Dr. Samir Patel: “We must protect ourselves to protect others”

Dr. Samir Patel offers his perspective — as a physician with Radiology, Inc., Beacon Health System board member, community member, and family member — on receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. “I can’t tell you how important it is to get vaccinated,” Dr. Patel said. “We must protect ourselves in order to protect others."

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Vaccine arrives at Elkhart General

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Elkhart General administrators and clinical leaders helped carry the highly anticipated COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine from the loading dock to a special freezer on Thursday morning, as the hospital prepares to give the first vaccinations to frontline workers on Friday.https://youtu.be/aLBqAgxmBzE

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