(WTNH) — A new study has found that nearly a half million people have disappeared from the workforce due to long COVID. The question is, why?

And, with the flu season fast approaching, the CDC has recommendations on how to keep people safe and healthy. One of the easiest ways to avoid the flu is a flu shot, but many are asking, how should you time out your COVID boosters and flu shots?

Chief of Emergency Medicine Administration at Yale Medicine and Associate Professor at Yale School of Medicine Dr. Arjun Venkatesh joined News 8 to address some of these questions and more.

Watch the video above for the full interview.