A monster may be lurking

NCPA May 7, 2021

More Americans are being vaccinated against COVID-19 every day, but the global vaccination rate is only about 8 percent. That statistic is frightening scientists, who say that the low worldwide number means the virus will continue to mutate. In an Axios story, one infectious disease specialist said that the herd immunity we’d like to reach is nothing more than a “dimmer switch” on the virus. Worse yet, no one has a clue what might happen next.