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Why vaccinate 12-year-olds?

USA and UK has approved vaccinations against COVID-19 in those aged 12 and above, but why would we vaccinate teenagers against COVID-19? There are few benefits for 12-year-olds; they rarely get ill, especially not seriously ill and there’s a good … Continue reading

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“90%? Pfft, ours is at 94,5%”

Ah, a lot of news about vaccines coming this month. Like Pfizer’s impressive-but-still-preliminary report of possibly having a 90% effective COVID-19 vaccine, now topped by Moderna’s more-impressive-but-also-still-preliminary report of possibly reaching 94,5% efficiency. If true, if side-effects are mostly negligible, … Continue reading

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