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U.S. has lowest pediatric and general population flu infection and death rate in years

And of course…it can be a problem for next year. Remember the “Twindemic” that we were all warned about last year – the combination of patients with both the flu and Covid-19? Public health authorities were warning everyone that would listen that if it happened, it would be apocalyptic in terms of our health care […]

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Let’s avoid a springtime bout with the flu

NIHD news release (First in a three-part series) Signs of spring are seemingly everywhere – budding daffodils, young animals at the school farm, longer days. Yet, with the arrival of spring comes a frequent nemesis most people have written off with cold and dark winter days: Influenza, more commonly known as the flu. The truth […]

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Flu hits Eastern Sierra harder

UPDATE: Wednesday, 4pm – From Mammoth Hospital:  “Due to our increase in influenza patients in the Mono County area,  Mammoth Hospital is restricting patient visitors to family members only. Please check in at the hospital’s front desk or nurses’ station when visiting as you will be escorted to the patient room. Thank you for your […]

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