The Tokyo Metropolitan Medical Association warned that the number of people infected with the new coronavirus in Tokyo continued to exceed the same day of the previous week, and the younger generation with a high proportion of infected people I called again for a third vaccination.

Haruo Ozaki, Chairman of the Tokyo Metropolitan Medical Association, held a regular press conference on the 10th.

Among them, regarding the fact that the number of infected people in Tokyo continues to exceed the same day of the previous week, "It seems that the number of infected people is increasing after the holidays, but if detailed data comes out after next week, It will be clear whether it is on the rise. We need to continue to watch carefully, "he warned.

In addition, the third vaccination rate for young people in their 20s and 30s is less than 50%. It is effective for "."

In addition to Pfizer, Moderna, and AstraZeneca, the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare's approval of the Novabax vaccine can also be selected. I want you to try it. "

On the other hand, regarding the wearing of masks, "There is still a need to wear masks in dense areas, but the risk of infection is low in places where ventilation is possible outdoors, so it may be okay to review wearing them." Said.