French Health minister: The worst is over, a fourth dose may be needed next fall

2022-05-21 0 By

France reported 315,363 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, down 100,000 from the previous day, according to data released by the French Public Health Agency (SPF) on February 2.There were 277 new deaths.The total number of patients in hospital in France has risen to 32,720, with 3,700 in intensive care units.So far, the cumulative number of confirmed cases in France is 19,872,956;A total of 131,590 deaths were reported.According to Le Figaro, on February 2, French Health Minister Yves Weiland said that the worst is over and that France should have passed the peak of the epidemic for the fifth wave.”There is a possibility that a fourth dose of COVID-19 vaccine will be administered next fall,” he added.But today the laboratory’s priority is to develop a vaccine effective against the novel Coronavirus original strain and its variant strain.”