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Coronavirus Today: Shortages and second-shot anxiety

Los Angeles Times, Jan. 29, 2021

January 29, 2021

Coronavirus Today: Shortages and second-shot anxiety

Experts agree the process leaves much to be desired. “There hasn’t been a lot of transparency,” said Andrew Noymer, a UC Irvine associate professor of public health. “Why can’t seniors get a straight answer when they ask?” Noymer said it’s understandable that people are confused, as information about second-dose logistics remains sparse and officials warn of limited vaccine supply. And while it’s likely that no one will miss the window for their second-dose shots, nothing seems to be set in stone.