Op-Ed: Emphasize vaccine acceptance, not hesitancy

Human beings are deeply social, and that’s not surprising. But this fact has taken on new urgency as we struggle to reach herd immunity in the face of new, more transmissible forms of COVID-19. One fear that public health officials have repeatedly articulated is vaccine hesitancy — that despite the availability of safe vaccines, not enough people will accept them, creating insufficient protection for us all.

There is a dangerous irony in this style of health communication: Although some…

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