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Infectious disease specialist on overburdened hospitals and new COVID-19 studies

CBS, 14 Jan 2022
The White House is deploying 1,000 military personnel to help overburdened hospitals dealing with COVID-19 as the Omicron variant continues to spread. Infectious disease specialist Dr. Amesh Adalja joins CBSN to discuss how hospitals are coping, a new study on COVID's impact on pregnant people, and research on the potential use of marijuana compounds.

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