International – WHO: COVID-19 reinfection with new variants possible

  • Preliminary reports from South Africa suggest people with prior Covid infection could be reinfected with a new, more infectious variant of the virus, the World Health Organization said.
  • Initial findings also show Covid vaccines may be less effective in protecting against new strains of the virus, but vaccination may reduce the severity of infection, WHO said.
  • Vaccination may also decrease the spread of new Covid variants, according to WHO…