Covid-19 Vaccine Strategy
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Even those that live in areas where the population has already been vaccinated would not be totally protected if the virus mutates elsewhere.
More than 15 million people in the UK have now received their first dose of a Covid vaccine. A piece of extraordinary news that must be celebrated... with some important caveat.
The UK should share the vaccine with the other countries – but only after all the vulnerable have been vaccinated.5 min read
Prioritising vaccine distribution in the UK will serve the short-term goal of protecting the NHS. Yet this short-term goal does not significantly contribute to containing the pandemic. For that, we need a collective effort.
A mix of flawed strategy and dreadful vaccine nationalism — the libertarians are in charge of the country at the worst of time to our peril.
Selfishness was also a problem when the world was developing vaccines for swine flu and bird flu.
Results from individual studies are very precise, and not always the best grounds for making policy decisions.