Delta variant concerns and new medical problems for recovered COVID-19 patients

Bob Sirott

Marielle Fricchione, immunization program medical director and a pediatrician the Department of Public Health, brings the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for five frontline medical workers at Loretto Hospital in Chicago on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020. (Jose M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune via AP)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have now classified the Delta variant of the coronavirus as a “variant of concern.” Infectious disease specialist Dr. Aileen Marty joined Bob Sirott to talk about the latest health news and how people who have recovered from COVID-19 are reporting new medical problems.

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Bob Sirott's acclaimed broadcasting career has spanned nearly five decades and has included stints at WMAQ, WBBM-FM, WLS, WGN and various television stations. (Click for more.)