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Old 03-23-2020, 02:25 PM
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Originally Posted by pendgwen View Post
During flu season our infection control department sends out a weekly email with the past weeks numbers and graph for the whole season. Based on today's email I'd say that the precautions we're all taking for covid19 is bringing flu season to a screeching halt as well.
That's what I thought, too.
Originally Posted by ThelmaLou View Post
I've also been thinking that all these distancing/sanitizing/etc. procedures will also cut down on the seasonal spread of regular flu (from which many people die every year) as well as other communicable diseases.