Loosening COVID Restrictions: Immunocompromised Left Behind?
If you're immunocompromised, are you worried that other people's eagerness to get back to pre-COVID-19 "normal" will make you sick?
If you're being treated for breast cancer, you may be considered immunocompromised, meaning your immune system isn't functioning at its full capacity. As mask mandates are being dropped and other COVID-19 restrictions are loosening, many immunocompromised people feel left behind and are worried that other people's eagerness to get back to quote "normal" may make them sick.
Listen to the episode to hear Dr. Wojciechowski explain:
- vaccine effectiveness in immunocompromised people
- his mask recommendations
- how immunocompromised people can continue to protect themselves
- how he's talking to his patients about this issue