11 ways the novel coronavirus pandemic is eerily similar to the 1918 influenza outbreak

11 ways the novel coronavirus pandemic is eerily similar to the 1918 influenza outbreak

In 1918, social distancing measures like school shutdowns and travel restrictions were put into plac...
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Is a ‘universal’ flu vaccine on the horizon?

Is a ‘universal’ flu vaccine on the horizon?

(HealthDay)—Work is proceeding apace on a &#8220...
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How Lack of Sick Leave in U.S. Can Make Outbreaks Like Coronavirus Worse

How Lack of Sick Leave in U.S. Can Make Outbreaks Like Coronavirus Worse

One of the most effective ways to prevent the spre...
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South Carolina Middle School Student Dies from Flu-Related Complications: 'It Was Quick'

South Carolina Middle School Student Dies from Flu-Related Complications: 'It Was Quick'

A 13-year-old girl from South Carolina has died fr...
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Building a better flu shot

Building a better flu shot

Each year millions of Americans become sick with t...
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Should you have TWO flu jabs this winter?

Should you have TWO flu jabs this winter?

Should you have TWO flu jabs this winter? It seems...
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CDC says it’s flu vaccine time — here’s what you need to know

CDC says it’s flu vaccine time — here’s what you need to know

Get your tissues ready — flu season is...
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First comprehensive structural data on a key flu protein—it’s central to infection

First comprehensive structural data on a key flu protein—it’s central to infection

Influenza A viruses spawn epidemics, global pandem...
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Flu vaccination linked with lower risk of death in patients with high blood pressure

Flu vaccination linked with lower risk of death in patients with high blood pressure

Influenza vaccination in patients with high blood ...
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Flu virus’ best friend: Low humidity

Flu virus’ best friend: Low humidity

Yale researchers have pinpointed a key reason why ...
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