Mon. Jul 4th, 2022

This article first appeared in The Conversation.

COVID-19 is rampant in Australia and many parts of the world right now.

Some people battling or recovering from infection may wonder if catching COVID will give them longer term immunity for when the next wave comes.

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Since the early days of the pandemic we’ve known COVID induces a wide range of immune responses and one infection provides partial protection from future infections.

Unfortunately, immunity wanes over time – people lose half their immunity every three months.

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