Dr. Kevin Most on CDC’s latest masking guidance: ‘It’s discouraging with a capital ‘D”

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FILE – In this July 30, 2020 file photo, shoppers wear face masks as they leave a Walmart store in Vernon Hills, Ill. Walmart is reversing its mask policy, Friday, July 30, 2021, and will require vaccinated workers in its distribution centers and stores in areas to wear masks in areas with high infection rates of the virus. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

Dr. Kevin Most, Chief Medical Officer at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to explain what the CDC’s updated mask guidelines, which recommends indoor masking where there is ‘substantial’ or ‘high’ COVID-19 transmission means for Illinoisans.

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