Dr. Jeffrey Kopin: ‘All of us who are fully vaccinated will do fine with Delta, even if we are one of the few folks that do get the breakthrough infection’

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LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – AUGUST 10: (EDITORIAL USE ONLY) A sign promotes COVID-19 vaccines at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital on August 10, 2021 in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Hospitalizations for COVID-19 surpassed another record in the state yesterday to 2,720 with Louisiana as one of the nation’s epicenters while the spread of the Delta variant continues. More than ninety percent of Louisiana’s hospitalized COVID-19 patients are unvaccinated. Lake Charles Memorial currently holds 52 COVID-19 patients, 25 of whom are in the ICU. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Dr. Jeffrey Kopin, chief medical officer for Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, joins Anna to talk about Dr. Arwady saying there is no evidence that Lollapalooza was a super-spreader event, FDA expecting to authorize COVID-19 vaccine booster shots for some immunocompromised people, why COVID continues to be the pandemic of the unvaccinated, and the CDC recommending COVID vaccines during pregnancy.

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