Dr. Jeffrey Kopin: Should Illinois lift its mask mandate?


CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – APRIL 30: Lydia Ross, director of public art for the city of Chicago, watches as a mask with a depiction of the Chicago flag is placed on the Picasso statue in Daley Plaza on April 30, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. On May 1, the state of Illinois will begin requiring everyone to wear a face mask in public when social distancing is not possible to prevent 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 downward trend of cases and hospitalizations in the area, when a mask mandate might be lifted, who is eligible to receive booster shots, and in what situations should we be most concerned about virus transmission.

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