“Family Herd Immunity”: Protecting Your Household from COVID-19

Vaccination (and even prior infection) protects susceptible family members.

We’ve talked a lot about the concept of herd immunity during this pandemic, but mostly in the context of huge populations — herd immunity at the country level or even the world. And, of course, when you zoom out to the entire world…

Writing about medicine, science, statistics, and the abuses thereof. Commentator at Medscape. Associate Professor of Medicine at Yale University.

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F. Perry Wilson, MD MSCE

F. Perry Wilson, MD MSCE

Writing about medicine, science, statistics, and the abuses thereof. Commentator at Medscape. Associate Professor of Medicine at Yale University.

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