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Omicron could have a silver lining by boosting immunity, some experts say. But don’t bet on it.

The Washington Post, Jan. 7, 2022

January 7, 2022

Omicron could have a silver lining by boosting immunity, some experts say. But don’t bet on it.

“My attitude has been that I’m respectful of the virus — I’m taking reasonable precautions — but I’m not going to the end of the earth to avoid it,” said Andrew Noymer, [associate public health professor], an epidemiologist at the University of California, Irvine. “We’re all going to get this thing eventually.”