Conn. (WTNH) — In today’s health headlines, there’s another reason not to get COVID — new research shows COVID raises the long-term risk of brain injury.

We also asked an infectious diseases expert if masks should go back on this fall and winter to prevent COVID-19 and the flu.

Albert Shaw, Yale Medicine infectious diseases specialist and professor of medicine at Yale School of Medicine, discussed these topics.

See the full interview with Shaw in the video above