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Claim: The large-scale Covid-19 vaccination drives currently underway around the world should cease before they produce the catastrophic appearance of more deadly variants of the coronavirus and increased risk for younger people.
Read the full story at: Agence France-Presse
Social Media Disinfo
Circulating on social media: Claim that it’s safer to skip the COVID-19 vaccine to avoid permanent side effects.
Read the full story at: PolitiFact
Factual Reads on Coronavirus
COVID Antibodies May Last Days to Years, Depending on Severity of Infection
Antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 are likely to wane at different rates depending on the severity of the infection, new research suggests.
-- Reuters Health Information, via Medscape, March 31