Dr. Jeffrey Kopin: ‘If you are vaccinated and you have a breakthrough infection, you are going to do just fine’

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Jacob Alexander, 14, receives her Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine from vocational nurse Eon Walker at a mobile vaccine clinic hosted by Mothers in Action and operated by the Los Angeles County of Public Health on July 16, 2021 in Los Angeles, California. – Covid-19 cases across America are rising in all 50 states as the Delta variant spreads with half the US population yet to be fully vaccinated. (Photo by Frederic J. BROWN / AFP) (Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty Images)

Dr. Jeffrey Kopin, chief medical officer for Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, joins Anna to talk about the city announcing a different strategy to get people vaccinated, what we should know about the breakthrough COVID cases, when we might see a recommendation for booster shots, and what is being done to treat the COVID “long-haulers.”

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