Covid-19 and older persons; Uganda's forgotten vulnerable group.

Four million lives by June 2021 had been lost to COVID-19 globally, with the death rates for those aged above 80, five times the world’s average. In Uganda, apprehension grew concerning the impact that it would have on older persons.

Covid-19 and older persons; Uganda's forgotten vulnerable group.
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