‘Vaccinated’ turns into popular tag on online dating apps

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'Vaccinated' turns into popular tag on online dating profiles

DETROIT – Dating during a pandemic can be pretty tricky.

But now, with the COVID vaccine getting administered to more people there’s an interesting trend popping up on online dating profiles.

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People in their online profiles are more than happy to share their vaccination status.

“In my experience it certainly is present and a lot of people have that as the first thing in the biography in their apps and most people will put which vaccine they got,” Ashley said.

According to the New York Times, there’s been a 258 percent increase in the word “vaccinated” on online profiles.

Watch the video above for the full report.

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About the Authors:

Jamie anchors sports coverage on Local 4 News Saturdays at 6 & 11 p.m. and Sunday at 6 p.m., in addition to hosting Sports Final Edition.

Kayla is a Web Producer for ClickOnDetroit. Before she joined the team in 2018 she worked at WILX in Lansing as a digital producer.