Dr. Jim Adams: ‘If you’re not vaccinated, at some point you’re going to get COVID…the real decision is to just get vaccinated, or get infected’


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Dr. Jim Adams, Chief Medical Officer of Northwestern Medicine, joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to to explain the importance of getting the COVID-19 vaccine, as the new Delta variant surges across the country.

“Better knowledge means better health for you and your family. Turn to Northwestern Medicine at nm.org/healthbeatnews for health tips, research and more.”

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