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I do wonder if the "Health Leaders" are speaking on behalf of the majority of us on this one. The majority of doctors I speak to are not in agreement with this reaction and the leadership risks being seen as overcautious old people who undermine their own credibility. The death rates speak for themselves, many people feel the focus should be on vaccinating the unvaccinated rather than trying to reimpose restrictions, which will probably be rejected by the young, most of whom feel that they have made enough sacrifices in the past 18 months to protect the old.
I wonder how many of their members they have consulted on this issue before announcing this policy?