The Boston Teachers Union is now calling for requiring vaccines for teachers and staff in all Boston Public Schools. And because of the high rate of spread here in the Commonwealth, the CDC is now suggesting every county in Massachusetts except Hampshire county should mask indoors.
It's August 2021: are we in the fourth wave? And just how many more waves of this will we see?
We take listener questions with Dr. Davidson Hamer, infectious diseases physician at Boston Medical Center and a professor of infectious diseases and medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine. And Dr. Shira Doron, infectious disease physician and hospital epidemiologist at Tufts Medical Center.
This segment aired on August 10, 2021.