Reinfection is rising with new Omicron subvariants - what does this mean for the future?

My glorious two-and-a-half-year run of negative COVID-19 tests came to a shuddering halt last week after receiving a text confirming I was among the pandemic’s latest catch.

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My case adds to the rising slope of the third Omicron wave in seven months, currently rolling across Australia.

While shivering through my mild bout, I optimistically thought that at least I would have