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7 changes fully vaccinated people could see in Ireland

As Ireland reaches its 1,000,000th vaccination administered, what are some changes vaccinated people can look forward to? Tánaiste Leo Varadkar announced that fully vaccinated people will be granted additional freedoms to the current lockdown restrictions, providing many people who are worried about the vaccine with an incentive to receive the dose as quickly as possible.… Read More »

Kent Covid strain could be twice as deadly – worrying update from British Medical Journal

The strain contains the 484K mutation on the spike protein, which has been shown to provide a degree of resistance to vaccines. The variant includes another mutations in the spike protein called N501Y. According to PHE, these changes have resulted in the virus becoming about 50 percent more infectious and spreading more easily between people.… Read More »

US HIV infections could drop by 94% before 2030, if treatment is prioritised

Modelling estimates suggest that new HIV infections in the US could be reduced by as much as 94% before 2030, if the current HIV prevention budget is spent more efficiently. Priorities would be linking those diagnosed with HIV to care, ensuring that they receive treatment and getting them to the point of viral suppression. Less… Read More »