Why should older people get vaccinated?

2022-06-16 0 By

The omicron variant strain caused local outbreaks in many provinces this spring. From March 1 to April 8, a total of 247,660 cases of local infected persons were reported nationwide, with a high proportion of asymptomatic infected persons and mild cases. Most of the few severe cases were elderly people with underlying diseases.The Department of Health and Disease Control reminds the elderly to get vaccinated as soon as possible if there is no absolute contraindication to the vaccine.Source: Wechat of Beijing Center for Disease Control and Prevention