by Glenn Ellis
(TriceEdneyWire.com)—Will the vaccine slow down the rate of transmission of Covid-19?
This is one of the key questions that scientists will be seeking to answer over coming weeks. The vaccines now being administered are designed to protect people from severe side-effects of the disease. They were not developed to block transmission of the virus. They are meant for you to be protected against serious illness but still carry the virus and spread it to others. However, scientists believe (and are hoping) that the vaccines should reduce viral load in those inoculated and there should then be a reduction in transmission. In the meantime, face masks will continue to be the order of the day.
Getting use to everybody wearing masks is certainly a new experience for us grownups, and one that we probably never imagined. It looks like wearing face masks will be a way of life
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