CBS 42 House Calls: Dr. Celeste discusses masks in schools and whether they are effective against COVID-19


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — CBS 42 wants to help you and your family stay healthy. Each week, our resident Dr. Celeste Reese-Willis joins us to talk about a timely health issue.

This week, Reese-Willis discussed certain school systems in Alabama that have ordered that masks be worn in the classroom, as well as their effectiveness.

“Well, I think that we can note that there’s a definite decrease in the number of cases of COVID-19,” Reese-Willis said. “That can be directly related to the start of children wearing masks in school.”

Tune into CBS 42 Morning News every Monday for our latest discussions with Dr. Celeste Reese-Willis. Feel free to send us questions for Dr. Reese-Willis at or message us on Facebook.

The full interview with Dr. Celeste Reese-Willis can be watched in the video player above.

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