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The virus, the vaccines and public health

Vaccines are coming on stream across England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, but the UK death toll is now the highest of any major country in the world. The Alex Salmond Show interviews Professor Luke O’Neill of Trinity College Dublin on the international outlook for vaccination, and Professor Sir Harry Burns, President of the BMA, who explains why public health measures are still critical to prevent further carnage, as we await the vaccine cavalry riding to humanity’s rescue.