• In midst of COVID-19, US sees ‘unusually low' flu activity

    7 days ago - By Healio

    According to the CDC, influenza activity this season has been “unusually low,” with rates of hospitalization as of late January that were similar to 2011-2012 - the least severe season in the past decade.
    According to experts, preventive measures to control COVID-19 transmission are the reason why.
    “COVID-19 prevention measures have had a profound impact in the United States and globally, interrupting transmission of influenza and many other respiratory viruses while COVID-19 continues to spread quite successfully,” Jeffrey S. Duchin, MD, health officer and chief
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