In an interview with the Telegraph recently, UK Health Minister Matt Hancock hopes the special medicines and “updated versions” of the current COVID-19 vaccine samples to combat the variables. The new fast-spreading model introduced to the market this year will make the treatment of acute respiratory infections caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus simpler, thereby getting closer to “ new normal ”.
“If we succeed in transforming COVID-19 from a pandemic that affects all of our lives into a disease we can all live with, like flu, through vaccines and special drugs. then England will be able to return to normal life like before, ”said Mr. Hancock.
In addition, the UK Health Minister added that although more than 14 million British people have received at least one of the two doses of COVID-19 vaccine, new treatment regimens are needed. A “small part” of the country’s population has immune system problems.
Hancock’s statements come as the number of new cases of COVID-19 across the UK is tending to decrease after the epidemic peak last month and the country is preparing to reach its target. give at least one of the two shots of COVID-19 vaccine to people over 70 years old early next week.
In response to Mr. Hancock’s statement, some suggested that this is “somewhat overly optimistic” from a politician, in the context of the number of people hospitalized for COVID-19 in the UK. It is at high levels and new variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus have been found to be spreading not only in the misty island nation but also in many countries around the world.
“[Đại dịch COVID-19] Over the past year or so it has proven to be not a normal flu, instead a much more nasty and dangerous disease ”, said Dr. Sarah Pitt, a virologist at the University of Brighton, expressed.
According to BBC