NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — New research links loneliness to Parkinson’s disease, more than a third of Americans think COVID-19 and the flu are the same, and how sleep schedules can impact your lifespan are today’s health headlines.

Dr. F. Perry Wilson, associate professor at Yale School of Medicine, Yale Medicine Physician and author of “How Medicine Works and When It Doesn’t,” joined Ann Nyberg on News 8 at Noon to discuss these topics.

Watch the video above to learn more.