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Why you should avoid omicron, even if you’re vaccinated

As the omicron variant sweeps through the country and our community, it seems inevitable that we will all be exposed to someone with COVID-19 at some point. This has some people wondering if they should just get COVID-19 to get it over with.

Before you let your guard down, University of Iowa Health Care hospital epidemiologist Dan Diekema, MD, MS, shares a few reasons you should remain vigilant.