Dr. Geraldine Luna of the Chicago Department of Public Health on vaccine availability: ‘The demands are way lower than the supplies that we have at this point’

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CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – MAY 18: Abraham Arellano gets a COVID-19 vaccine at a mobile clinic being run by Humboldt Park Health on May 18, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. The clinic partnered with two neighborhood restaurants. West Town Bakery and Roots Handmade Pizza, which closed their businesses for the day and used the space to help get their employees and neighborhood residents vaccinated. The restaurant group that owns the two restaurants have mandated that all its employees be vaccinated by mid-July, with few exceptions. They are providing incentives and paid time off for employees to help make this happen. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Dr. Geraldine Luna, Medical Director at the Chicago Department of Public Health, joins Anna to clarify the mask guidance for the City of Chicago, how you can easily get a vaccine appointment, the incentives being given out to encourage getting vaccinated. Dr. Luna answers all of your questions including if you can still spread COVID despite being vaccinated and the long-hauler repercussions for people that have contracted the virus.

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