Bill Gates Predicts that COVID-19 Deaths could Drop to Flu Levels by Mid-2022

The mortality rate and the disease rate should drop drastically “by the middle of next year if new dangerous variants of the coronavirus do not emerge, Bill Gates has projected this Thursday 18.

The Microsoft founder also anticipates that supply constraints will largely be resolved by then, warning that the world should work to eradicate the flu and thus reduce the risk of future pandemics.

Europe presents important differences in the evolution of deaths from coronavirus.

The number of deaths caused by COVID-19 will decline by the middle of next year, to levels below those of the seasonal flu, if Bill Gates’ forecast is met.

“The death rate and the disease rate should drop drastically” if new dangerous variants of the coronavirus do not emerge, and thanks to natural immunity, vaccines and new oral treatments, Gates, founder of Microsoft, said Thursday, as reported by Bloomberg.

In addition, the billionaire and one of the richest in the world also foresees the light at the end of the tunnel on supply problems.

“Vaccines are very good news, and supply constraints will largely be resolved by the middle of next year, so we will be constrained by logistics and demand,” Gates says.

Of course, it is not yet clear what that level of demand will be, especially in regions such as sub-Saharan Africa, clarifies Bill Gates, who also warns that the world should work to eradicate the flu as well, with the aim of reducing the risk of future pandemics.

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Earlier this month, Hans Henri P. Kluge, WHO regional director for Europe, warned of a “real threat of a resurgence of COVID-19” in the region.

“If we continue on this trajectory, we could see another half a million deaths from COVID-19 in Europe and Central Asia” by February 1, 2022, and “43 countries in our region will face high to extreme pressure on hospital beds at some point during the same period, “he announced, referring to” a reliable projection. ”

The number of deaths caused by COVID-19 will decline by the middle of next year, to levels below those of the seasonal flu, if Bill Gates’ forecast is met.

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