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Forget ‘zero Covid’, vaccinate the most vulnerable and learn to live with coronavirus, Hong Kong doctor says

Herd immunity from the coronavirus has been widely touted as the holy grail – if we reach a 70 per cent vaccination rate then all will be saved and we can hope for life to return to some degree of normality. It’s a message that makes family doctor Dr David Owens recoil.“By focusing on the herd immunity argument, the 70 per cent, we are potentially harming our long-term interests. In an attempt to get high vaccine uptake – which is a good thing – we’ve lost sight of the fact that who we…

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