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Guardian News published this video item, entitled “Learn to live with Covid in similar way to flu, says Whitty” – below is their description.
Covid-19 will eventually have to be managed in a similar manner to serious seasonal viruses such as flu Prof Chris Whitty has said.
Speaking at a Royal Society of Medicine webinar, England’s chief medical adviser said it is ‘not realistic’ Covid variants will never spread, however and government border policies are focused on countries with more cases, or more cases of particular variants, than the UK
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Christopher John MacRae Whitty CB FRCP FFPH FMedSci is an English physician and epidemiologist who is Chief Medical Officer for England, Chief Medical Adviser to the UK Government, Chief Scientific Adviser at the Department of Health and Social Care and Head of the National Institute for Health Research in the United Kingdom of Great Britain.
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