“I’d speak with friends and families telling me all the reasons why I should get the vaccine and others telling me all of the reasons why I shouldn’t. Sometimes it was overwhelming just listening to the media. I decided to conduct my own research and found myself listening to endless interviews, reading articles/journals from the experts and credible institutions, asking those who received their first and second dose of the vaccine (both Pfizer and Moderna) and looked at my own surroundings with how COVID-19 has affected my life personally.”