Coronavirus news UK – Be careful as two vaccine jabs no guarantee you won’t catch and spread covid, Oxford expert warns

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Coronavirus news UK – Be careful as two vaccine jabs no guarantee you won’t catch and spread covid, Oxford expert warns

TWO doses of the coronavirus vaccine is not a 100% guarantee you won’t catch and spread coronavirus, an expert has warned. Sarah Walker, P

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TWO doses of the coronavirus vaccine is not a 100% guarantee you won’t catch and spread coronavirus, an expert has warned.

Sarah Walker, Professor of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology at Oxford University, said that while both doses WILL stop people going to hospital or dying, you can still catch the virus and spread it to others. 

“You can get Covid again, and we saw this, even with people who’d had two doses of Pfizer vaccine,” She told the BBC’s Radio 4 Today programme.

“And people who had Covid before – there was a reduction, but there were still cases of people getting Covid with with low viral load and without symptoms, and they can almost certainly transmit the virus, albeit at a lower rate.”

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