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For the Immunocompromised, Omicron Presents a Particularly Alarming Threat

I know because I’m one of them

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I wrote an Op-Ed for the Washington Post yesterday about an issue that’s personally important to me: how the Omicron Covid variant is posing a unique threat to immunocompromised people (I’m a cancer patient). I’m sharing it here because I’d like it to be seen by as many people as…

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