Dr. Jeffrey Kopin: Will we see a surge in COVID cases two weeks after Memorial Day?


MYRTLE BEACH, SC – MAY 29:A beachgoer spreads out a patriotic towel on May 29, 2021 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Myrtle Beach is the No. 3 top destination for road trips on Memorial Day, according to AAA Carolinas. (Photo by Sean Rayford/Getty Images)

Dr. Jeffrey Kopin, chief medical officer for Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, joins Anna to talk about the FDA saying that if you are allergic to shellfish you should avoid eating cicadas, the city of Chicago and the state of Illinois both being on target to fully reopen on June 11th, the downward trend of new COVID cases and deaths, the incentives being offered to encourage vaccinations, and if we should expect a COVID surge following the Memorial Day holiday.

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