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Fact check: Post misuses CDC data to make false claim on COVID-19 vaccine safety for youths

USA Today, Aug. 11, 2021

August 11, 2021

Fact check: Post misuses CDC data to make false claim on COVID-19 vaccine safety for youths

[Alex] Berenson asserts the number of youths hospitalized from COVID-19 vaccinations is four times higher than those from COVID-19 itself: 200 out of 100,000. … “There are multiple problems with this comparison, but the main is one is the denominator – a tricky part in almost every epidemiology calculation,” said Vladimir Minin, a professor of statistics at the University of California, [Irvine].