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After J&J vaccine pause, added hesitancy more of a concern than supply crunches

23 days ago   |   By KCCI

Experts and health officials in Iowa don't expect the federal pause in Johnson & Johnson vaccine distribution to be a major logistical challenge, but there are worries that the announcement could make vaccine hesitancy a harder issue to tackle.
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At Beacon Hill hearing on variants, Massachusetts medical experts express concern about vaccine hesitancy amid Johnson & Johnson pause

At Beacon Hill hearing on variants, Massachusetts medical experts express concern about vaccine hesitancy amid Johnson & Johnson pause

23 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

The nationwide pause on administering the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine has some Massachusetts medical experts concerned about a rise in vaccine hesitancy.
“My biggest concern at this point is not that the vaccine is not safe... it's the potential damage that could be done to public trust,” Dr. Benjamin Linas of Boston University told state lawmakers during a hearing Tuesday on the spread of COVID-19 variants .
Dr. Nahid Bhadelia, an infectious diseases physician and Boston University associate professor, said that while the pause on J&J is the right thing to do, it “will fuel some...
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