Suppose for the sake of argument that you accept natural immunity as equally good or better than vaccine-induced immunity in protecting from severe disease. What are the ethical consequences? Vaccinating the recovered without informing them that they don’t need it violates both the principles of informed consent and the classic medical ethic of not treating without necessity. Doses are wasted on the immune instead of saving the lives of the vulnerable in developing countries.
"Nathan Tesker" is a pen name for an American man in his early 20s who is a graduate of Georgia Tech. While working with technology and computers by day, he has developed an interest in the world of evidence-based medicine and proportional public health policy by night with the covid-19 pandemic progressing over the months and years.