Breakthrough COVID-19 infections explained

The risk of getting severely ill from COVID-19 after receiving a vaccine is low, according to experts.
2:04 | 07/22/21

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The best way to prevent the spread of Covert nineteen variance is to prevent the spread of disease and vaccination is the most powerful tool we have. Oh yeah yeah yeah. When you hear about a breakthrough infection. That doesn't necessarily mean the vaccine is failing. Because it's still holding true particularly with regard. Two protection against severe disease leading. Hospitalization and deaths. When you talk about breakthrough infections. That the original data from the clinical trial the efficacy data was based on preventing clinically apparent disease not. Preventing infection such as asymptomatic. Infection. Today our data indicates that vaccines are available to neutralize the that's circulating variance in the United States and provide protection against severe disease. Hospitalizations. And death.

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