Chief White House medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci on Tuesday told healthy people who are skeptical of getting vaccinated against the coronavirus that although the odds are in their favor, they still “have some responsibility as a member of society.”
Fauci, on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” questioned healthy people if they want to be part of a “severe outcome” as a result of not getting vaccinated or be a “part of the solution” by getting vaccinated.
“It is true that young, healthy people have less of a chance of getting severely involved in the sense of getting infected and have a severe outcome. There’s no doubt about that,” Fauci outlined. “But if you look across the country and you look at the hospitals, you see there are plenty of young people who get severely ill. We’ve had 650,000 deaths in the United States. So although the odds are in