Covid-19: Brazil’s Health Minister says caution with Omicron should be same as with other variants

"I would like to reassure all Brazilians because care with this variant is the same as with other variants. The main weapon we have to tackle this situation is our immunization campaign," he said in a live stream on social networks.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Minister of Health Marcelo Queiroga said that the precautions the population must take with respect to the Omicron variant, which emerged in South Africa, are the same as with other coronavirus strains circulating worldwide.

The Ministry of Health's Secretary of Surveillance Arnaldo Medeiros pointed out that in addition to vaccination, people need to continue to follow non-pharmacological measures as well as avoid traveling to places where the new . . .

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