Masks back to school? Local pediatrician recommends it: ‘Kids do pretty well with masks’

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'Honestly, it's mostly the parents and the adults and teenagers who give us a little bit more pushback'

This week, the American Academy of Pediatrics issued new guidance for the school year .

The nation’s leading association of pediatricians broke from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and “strongly encouraging” the continued use of face masks for all students, teachers and and staff.

Dr. Elice Bream of Genesis Health Group Pediatrics joined us on Local 4 News at 4 to share her local perspective.

Watch the entire discussion in the video above.

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