Omicron variant more resistant to vaccines but causes less severe covid, major South African study concludes – The Washington Post

The research study by Discovery Health, South Africas biggest health insurance provider, of 211,000 favorable coronavirus cases, of which 78,000 were attributed to omicron, revealed that danger of medical facility admissions among adults who contracted covid-19 was 29 percent lower than in the preliminary pandemic wave that emerged in March 2020.