The Minister of Health, Carla Vizzotti, referred this Wednesday to the progress of vaccination against Covid-19 in the child population and announced that “2022 will be the year of the third doses.”
“From now until the end of the year we will continue to vaccinate those who did not do so and complete the schedules. Meanwhile, 2022 is going to be the year of the third doses and of the reinforcements, already knowing that vaccines do not give immunity for life, “said the official.
On the other hand, I speak about the flexibility of sanitary measures and the use of the chinstrap. “Mass events and closed places still require masks, not open and lonely places,” he explained.
In statements to C5N, the national official also requested to complete the vaccination schedules for children and adolescents to prevent other diseases that were already controlled and assured that they can be co-administered together with immunization against Covid-19.
“The other huge issue of recommendation to the population is that of mental health. If we feel anguish, worry, fear, let’s talk about it, let’s consult it, because it is something that will shock us when we return to daily activities. The health team is also prepared to respond to this demand ”, he concluded.