Fauci calls herd immunity concept for coronavirus ‘total nonsense’

WASHINGTON — Dr. Anthony Fauci is criticizing a declaration by a group of scientists that supports the concept of “herd immunity,” which the White House is using to bolster a … Read More

Herd immunity as coronavirus solution ‘simply unethical’: WHO

LONDON — The head of the World Health Organization warned against the idea that herd immunity might be a realistic strategy to stop the coronavirus pandemic, dismissing such proposals as … Read More

Only 5% of Spain’s population has coronavirus antibodies, despite severe outbreak: study

Results from the final stage of a nationwide antibody study show some 5.2 per cent of Spain’s population has been exposed to the new coronavirus, health officials said on Monday, … Read More

Coronavirus: What is herd immunity and what does it mean for COVID-19?

As the novel coronavirus continues to spread in Canada and around the globe, the concept of herd immunity has been put into the spotlight. In Canada, officials have shuttered schools … Read More