The claim: If you have natural immunity from a bout of COVID-19, you don’t need the vaccine
Despite coronavirus cases and deaths rising in parts of the U.S., many Americans still remain undecided about getting vaccinated. A survey from the Kaiser Family Foundation Vaccine Monitor found 46% of unvaccinated respondents said they definitely will not get vaccinated by the year’s end or at all.
Part of that hesitancy was a belief the COVID-19 shot posed a bigger health risk than the virus itself – a fear cited by 53% of unvaccinated respondents. Another part may have to do with the