Dr. Jonathan Maks discusses the latest updates on COVID-19 in Illinois

Ji Suk Yi

A bottle of hand santizer is shown outside the Park & Rec DTSP Wednesday, June 17, 2020, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Three downtown bars within a couple of blocks of one another announced that they’re temporarily closing after staffers tested positive for COVID-19. The recent spike in cases in Florida and around downtown St. Petersburg is causing some restaurants and bars to shut down two weeks after the state gave bars the all-clear to reopen.(AP Photo/Chris O’Meara)

Dr. Jonathan Maks from Amita Health checks in with Ji to discuss the latest on Illinois’ response to COVID-19. They also talk about the latest increases in COVID-19 cases across the nation and explains why, when, and how wearing a mask can reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection/transmission.

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Born in South Korea, Ji Suk Yi immigrated to the U.S. when she was almost five years old. She had an eclectic childhood— a fusion of Southern and Korean American culture. She’s called Chicago home since 2006. (Click for more.)
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