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The Omigron variant, now the majority in France, is highly contagious. A British scientific study now confirms that it is less dangerous Partly because It causes less intense patterns.

UK data confirm that the Omicron variant is less dangerous than the Delta variant. According to a study by the British Health Agency, the risk of developing severe form with Omigran is three times lower than the delta variant. Hospital stays are short and patients generally require less oxygen. Another promising factor is the effectiveness of the booster dose 88%. With three doses of the vaccine, we divide the risk of going to the hospital by ten. On the other hand, after two doses, safety decreases 52% Six months later.

Omigron Definitely less dangerous than delta, but more contagious. However, if more people are affected, a certain number will end up in the hospital, which will increase the pressure on services. “While delta is already high in concentration, it is true that a small increase can have a major impact on hospitalization and resuscitation.”, Details Professor Gilles Bylox, Head of the Department of Infectious Diseases at Tennon Hospital in Paris.

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