MANILA, Philippines – Several countries across the world, including the Philippines, have decided to offer COVID-19 boosters to select populations, pushing millions to receive an additional shot seen to strengthen one’s defenses.
What effect might booster shots have on the pandemic? Can it cut down transmission and impact the virus’ course? And will boosters be needed annually or in the long term?
Rappler reporter Sofia Tomacruz sits down with epidemiologist Dr. John Wong to discuss what COVID-19 boosters can – and can’t do – for the health crisis.
Bookmark this page and watch the interview on Rappler on Thursday, December 2, at 10 am. – Rappler.com