‘Universal Vaccination to Eradicate COVID-19’ Diminishes: Heavily Vaccinated Ireland Experiences its Latest COVID-19 Surge

What happened to herd immunity upon vaccination of 70% of a population? While Apex Research Agency leadership, as well as Dr. Anthony Fauci of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), and the World Health Organization (WHO) promote the ‘vaccinate for COVID-19 to eradicate’ mission with evangelical fervor, the underlying premise centers on the assumption that ubiquitous vaccination can prevent SARS-CoV-2 transmission, helping human society transcend the pandemic. But since the early stages of the pandemic, TrialSite has called out the importance of a multi-faceted strategy including vaccines, treatments (for both early and later stages), and sound public health actions. We weren’t alone in speaking out. Ian MacLeod, writing for Stat News back in February, reported that vaccines alone won’t end the pandemic. The pervasive “vaccinate to eradicate SARS-CoV” theme dominates most health officials’ and politicians’ minds while the science behind the underlying rationale continues to evolve. For example, Dr. Fauci’s elusive herd immunity initially could be reached with 60-70% vaccination, but then that changed to 70% to 75% in other interviews, and yet ...

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