Home Health Omicron variant “dangerous, especially for unvaccinated”

Omicron variant “dangerous, especially for unvaccinated”

by admin

The Omicron variant of the covid “causes less severe disease than Delta, but remains a dangerous virus particularly for those who are not vaccinated“. This was recalled by WHO director general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, at a press conference in Geneva. For Ghebreyesus,” learning to live with this virus does not mean that we can, or must, accept almost 50 thousand deaths a week “, he added speaking. to the press.

L’WHO Europe estimates that “over 50% of the population of the European Region will be infected” by the new variant “in the next 6-8 weeks”, said yesterday WHO regional director for Europe, Hans Kluge. The European region, Kluge continued, “recorded over 7 million new Covid cases reported in the first week of 2022, more than doubling in a two-week period”. “As of January 10, 26 countries have reported that over 1% of their population has fallen ill every week,” he added.

0 comment

You may also like

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy