Native Americans embrace vaccine, virus containment measures

In this Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 photo, A nurse asks 72-year-old Joyce Dugan a series of questions before she receives her second and final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine inside the Cherokee Indian Hospital in Cherokee, N.C. Dugan, who served as the Eastern Band's first and only female chief, credits the relationship between providers and patients for the overwhelmingly positive reception to the vaccine.

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