Fact-checked by: Chequeado

2021/05/02 | Argentina

FALSE: 99.98% of people “can pass the coronavirus without being vaccinated” and that all those who get sick produce antibodies, as stated by a host of Channel 26 (Argentina)

Explanation: A fragment of the program hosted by the journalist Verónica Ressia circulates on social networks in which she makes these statements. The mortality rate - the relationship between the number of reported cases and registered deaths - of the coronavirus in Argentina is around 2% and up to 6% of those who suffered from the disease required hospitalization. On the other hand, not all people who had COVID-19 generate antibodies, and if they do, natural antibodies are much less robust and durable than those generated by a vaccine.

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