KNX In Depth: Johnson & Johnson vaccine gets major boost from the FDA--California prepares to stop vaccine cheaters--Some people miss commuting to work

February 24, 2021
43 min
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KNX In Depth: Johnson & Johnson vaccine gets major boost from the FDA--California prepares to stop vaccine cheaters--Some people miss commuting to work

KNX In Depth: Johnson & Johnson vaccine gets major boost from the FDA--California prepares to stop vaccine cheaters--Some people miss commuting to work

February 24, 2021
43 min
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The COVID-19 vaccine supply looks like it could be getting bigger soon which means more shots into more arms. The FDA says the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine provides strong protection against severe COVID. It's not quite as effective as Pfizer and Moderna but is it good enough? Are we forgetting about kids? The pandemic is hitting them hard when it comes to mental health. Reports detail more cases of kids suffering from anxiety, depression and even suicidal thoughts.  California is getting ready to offer the COVID vaccines soon to people younger than 65 who suffer from health problems. So how do health officials make sure people don't fake a disease to cut in line? We've already seen rich people hacking the system. If you're working at home, do you miss your commute? Some people do and are "fake commuting." We chat with LA County's newest Supervisor, Holly Mitchell, about vaccine equity. And a library at the University of Michigan shut down for a couple of days because of spiders. Venomous spiders.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices