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    The US has been a success story when it comes to vaccinating its population against COVID-19. But the pace is beginning to slow. The state of Mississippi is last in COVID-19 vaccinations. Only 26 percent of the state population is fully vaccinated. Vaccine hesitancy poses a major problem.

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