Dr. Jeffrey Kopin: ‘I think for the most part people do not, at this point, need to wear a mask when they go indoors unless they feel more comfortable doing that’


CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – MARCH 15: Customers eat and drink at Sluggers, a family-owned sports bar and grill in the shadow of Wrigley Field, on March 15, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. Today the governors of Illinois and Ohio announced they were closing bars and restaurants in their states in an attempt to curtail the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Dr. Jeffrey Kopin, chief medical officer for Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, joins Anna to talk about the World Health Organization’s new mask guidance, a new study that shows that Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are likely to produce lasting immunity, when we might see additional vaccines come to the United States and why we have been seeing an increase in the common cold as more things are opening up.

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