Dr. Jeffrey Kopin on COVID vaccines, maintaining a normal life and more

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FILE – In this July 27, 2020, file photo, Nurse Kathe Olmstead, right, gives volunteer Melissa Harting, of Harpersville, N.Y., an injection as a study of a possible COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the National Institutes of Health and Moderna Inc., gets underway in Binghamton, N.Y. Moderna said Monday, Nov. 16, its COVID-19 vaccine is proving to be highly effective in a major trial. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink, File)

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Dr. Jeffrey Kopin, chief medical officer for Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, joins Mark Carman to discuss how COVID-19 is being handled as we head into winter months. Dr. Kopin explains the timeline of a vaccine, how distribution will likely be handled and the difficulties of trying to lead a normal life while remaining diligent about social distancing and spread of the virus.

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