Infectious Disease Specialist: New approved COVID-19 vaccine, lingering symptoms after infection, and more

Bob Sirott

A healthcare worker prepares a dose of the China’s Sinovac CoronaVac vaccine during a priority vaccination program for the elderly at Bezerra de Menezes Asylum in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)

The World Health Organization has approved a COVID-19 vaccine made by Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinovac for emergency use. Dr. Aileen Marty, Infectious Disease Specialist and Professor at Florida International University, joined Bob Sirott to talk about the new vaccine, post symptoms after COVID-19 infection, and more.

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