Vaccine Stories


Nolan Senecal shows off his vaccination card after receiving his first shot Monday, November 8.
‘No Big Deal’: This 8-Year-Old Just Got Vaccinated. His Mom Explains Why.

Nolan is ready to get back to business—like speech therapy, in-person school, and trampoline parks. But first, he got his vaccine.

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Michigan Teen Sets Out to Correct False COVID-19 Info in Her Community

That’s how high school senior Harshini Anand is approaching critical discussions on vaccinating against COVID-19.

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This Michigan Dad Saw His 13-Year-Old Son Battle COVID-19. He Vaccinated Him to Protect Other Kids, Too.

With school upon us, Michigan parents say they are cutting through misinformation to make science-based vaccine choices for their children.

In this image made from video, a health care professional and representatives of JARC, a nonprofit dedicated to assisting those with developmental disabilities, try to persuade Noah Lebon to take a COVID-19 vaccine shot on Thursday, May 20, 2021, in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. Noah's mother, LaQuae Lebon, is standing beside her son in the vaccine clinic.
A Nonprofit in Oakland County is Getting Vaccines to Disabled Michiganders

Getting disabled Michiganders vaccinations can be especially challenging, but JARC in Oakland County is here to help.

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An Anonymous Donor Sent Vaxxed Southfield Students to Prom for Free

To help graduating students after a tough year, this June, vaccinated Southfield students will get into Prom totally free.

13 March 2019, Berlin: A woman listens to the Headspace meditation app, which has 40 million users worldwide, with headphones at a press event to present the new German-language offering. The app is designed to help you cope with stress. Photo: Jens Kalaene/dpa-Zentralbild/ZB (Photo by Jens Kalaene/picture alliance via Getty Images)
Michigan’s Ultimate Summer 2021 Playlist — Vaccinated Edition

From Doja Cat to Calvin Harris to Dua Lipa, here’s 50 sizzling hot jams for your ultimate Michigan summer playlist —vaccinated edition.

Photo courtesy of Ronalee Polad.
What Does it Look Like to be Reclaiming Life After a Year in the Pandemic? Just Ask These Michigan Gardeners

A group of Michigan gardeners show Michiganders what life could like after being vaccinated.