Dr. Ben Singer: ‘We are continuing to see increasing numbers of really sick patients coming into our ICU, and unfortunately, it’s almost entirely people who have not received the vaccine’

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BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – SEPTEMBER 08: A sign urging fans to get vaccinated for Covid-19 hangs over the Eutaw Street fan area during the Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on September 08, 2021 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Dr. Benjamin Singer, pulmonary and critical care specialist at Northwestern Medicine, joins Anna to talk about seeing an increase in sick, unvaccinated patients coming to the ICU, why the COVID-19 shot is better than natural immunity, the vaccine’s protection against long-term COVID, and what we know right now about the need for booster shots.

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