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105-year-old survives second pandemic

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(WNDU/NBC News) - Nellie Yoder never thought receiving a vaccine would feel so good.

The 105-year-old Elkhart, Indiana resident received her second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine Wednesday.

“Whatever they say, if it takes two shots or three I will take them," she says.

This isn't the first pandemic Yoder has lived through.  She also experienced the 1917 Spanish flu.

“I feel like I’m one of the lucky ones that made it. I almost got lost when I was 3-years-old with the flu,” she says.

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