Sir David Attenborough has hit out at coronavirus anti-vaxxers, branding their views ‘an ignorance of medical fact’. The natural history broadcaster, 94, said he thought it could be borne from people mistrusting what they did not understand. But he admitted he could see why some people were worried about having something new injected into their bodies Sir David said: ‘It is an ignorance of medical fact and if you don’t understand it, it’s very easy to mistrust it. ‘After all, you’re dealing with something precious – you are dealing with your own body, your own life, and you wish to protect that. Quite right too. ‘And if you don’t understand what actually a vaccination does and to some degree, how it does it, then you say “keep off me”.’ Mary Williams from Washington receives her vaccination in Newcastle earlier this year During the interview with Channel 4 News he warned public opinion was facing a tipping point moment over the jab. He sounded the alarm the country could face a serious problem if the population started believing the ant-vax groups. Sir David added: ‘It seems to me more and more people are understanding what this is. RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1… Read full this story
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