United Kingdom the worst moment of the coronavirus pandemic occurs daily overrun 50,000 positive cases for more than a week. Alone Yesterday, the British country had 1,243 dead, bringing the total to 83,203 confirmed deaths since the start of the health crisis.
the new strains of the disease from the same country and South Africa have dramatically increased infections in the area already suffering strict confinement for a week.
the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines and Oxford-AstraZeneca They are already being provided in the country to reduce the number of infections, although for now, the positives continue to increase every day. We remember that both vaccines require two doses to complete treatment and, therefore, to obtain immunity.
The Asda supermarket, chosen to offer the vaccine
As a solution to bad times the UK is going through and as stated The mirror, the England’s National Health Service (NHS) has decided British supermarket Asda will become the first in the chain to offer the drug Pfizer-BioNTech against COVID-19 of the next January 25.
“We are extremely proud to provide this service and look forward to doing whatever we can to help the NHS and the government accelerate the implementation of the immunization program.” said the president of Asda, Roger Burnley.
“We have a large logistics network nationwide that could support vaccine storage and distribution. In addition, we are available to provide the NHS with any practical support needed so that more people can receive the vaccine quickly, ”he added.
Vaccination center on site
From Asda, they have announced their intention to open a vaccination center in the Birmingham supermarket where the staff themselves will administer the vaccine to groups vulnerable to the disease identified by the NHS. This new space will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. during the seven days on seven and will have ability to deliver 250 daily doses.