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Why Boris Johnson's Plea For People To Get Covid Booster Jabs Is A Problem

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

Boris Johnson has blamed the sluggish pace of the rollout vaccine programme on people not coming forward for their boosters - but this ignores a key detail about how the jab scheme actually works. Speaking in Northern Ireland on Thursday, the prime minister said there are enough vaccines to go around, adding: “It's a demand issue. We really urge people to come and do it.” However, this does not take into account the way the booster programme operates. To avoid overwhelming the NHS people are only able to get their third jab once they are called up. As the gov.uk website explains: “Your GP...
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Boris Johnson blames people not getting booster jabs for slow rollout

Boris Johnson blames people not getting booster jabs for slow rollout

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Two million eligible people have not received an invitation, Labour says - but prime minister insists it is ‘a demand issue'
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