Reaching Covid-19 'herd immunity' is unlikely in the US, experts now believeEarly in the pandemic, when vaccines for the coronavirus were still just a glimmer on the horizon, the term "herd immunity" came to signify the endgame: the point when enough Americans would be protected from the virus so people could be rid of the pathogen and reclaim their lives.
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Health Experts Warn U.S. May Never Reach Herd Immunity With COVID Vaccine Demand Dropping
NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A drop in demand for the COVID-19 vaccine has some experts warning that we may never reach herd immunity, so why are so many people opting against the shot?A FEMA-run site in Newark can vaccinate thousands of people per day, but outside, few takers come and go.It’s not just in Newark.Nationwide, demand for the vaccine has dwindled. Vaccines are down 50% since peaking on April 13, the day the federal government announc…
Life may feel more normal even before herd immunity is reached
Since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, experts have said how crucial it is to reach some level of herd immunity. But now some say full herd immunity may not be necessary for life to look more normal.
Covid 19 coronavirus: Reaching 'herd immunity' unlikely in the US, experts now believe - NZ Herald
Widely circulating coronavirus variants and persistent hesitancy about vaccines will keep the goal out of reach. The virus is here to stay, but vaccinating the most vulnerable may be enough to restore ...
US probably won’t reach Covid herd immunity, experts conclude
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US hopes of herd immunity from Covid 'unlikely' due to vaccine uptake, say experts
HERD IMMUNITY in the coronavirus fight is ‘unlikely' for US citizens - due to vaccine hesitancy and the issue of mutations, experts say.