Dr. Jeffrey Kopin: When will health officials relax the masking rules for children under 12?

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LOUISVILLE, KY – MARCH 17: A child puts her mask back on after finishing lunch at a socially distanced table in the cafeteria of Medora Elementary School on March 17, 2021 in Louisville, Kentucky. Today marks the reopening of Jefferson County Public Schools for in-person learning with new COVID-19 procedures in place. (Photo by Jon Cherry/Getty Images)

Dr. Jeffrey Kopin, chief medical officer for Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, joins Anna to talk about the rise in COVID cases among people who aren’t vaccinated, two arriving members of the Uganda delegation for the Tokyo Olympics testing positive despite vaccinations and pre-departure testing, rare cases of heart inflammation after receiving vaccines and the science behind the rules on kids wearing masks for summer activities.

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