Dr. Michael Bauer: How effective are COVID-19 vaccines against the variant found in India?

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IMMOKALEE, FLORIDA – MAY 20: Anna Mendez, LPN, administers a Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to Vern Henderson at a clinic set up by Healthcare Network on May 20, 2021 in Immokalee, Florida. The Healthcare Network set up the vaccination site for particularly hard-to-reach populations, including seasonal farmworkers and people with limited proficiency in English. Immokalee sees a large seasonal surge of farmworkers for the winter harvest. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Dr. Michael Bauer, Medical Director at Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, joins Anna to talk about Moderna saying its COVID vaccine for adolescents is 100% effective, when we can expect approval for vaccines for those under 12, the ongoing surge of COVID cases and deaths in India, and the questions surrounding the origins of COVID-19.

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