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Sky News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19: ‘Just because you’re young, you’re not invincible'” – below is their description.
Professor Calum Semple – a member of the government’s emergencies and virus threats advisory group – says COVID should still not be underestimated and those under 50 who are not yet fully vaccinated shouldn’t consider themselves invincible just because they’re young.
Professor Semple said COVID-19 wasn’t just a flu virus and there was real evidence that it was causing significant damage to the body in some cases. But that the ‘vaccination is the way out of this’.Sky News YouTube Channel
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