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How Often Does COVID-19 Combine Forces With Other Viruses?

HOW OFTEN DOES COVID-19 COMBINE FORCES WITH OTHER VIRUSES?

Other respiratory viruses haven't co-infected SARS-CoV-2 patients much so far, although those findings from the end of the cold and...

Britain could have been hit harder by Covid-19 because it has avoided bad flu seasons

BRITAIN COULD HAVE BEEN HIT HARDER BY COVID-19 BECAUSE IT HAS AVOIDED BAD FLU SEASONS

Data showed a clear trend between less intense flu seasons and high coronavirus death rates, with Belgium and England escaping intense...

 
 
 
Xofluza Prophylaxis Mostly Stopped Flu in Japanese Families

XOFLUZA PROPHYLAXIS MOSTLY STOPPED FLU IN JAPANESE FAMILIES

Baloxavir marboxil appeared effective in preventing household contacts of flu patients from developing infections themselves, a randomized...

Labour calls for free flu jabs for over-50s to prevent second Covid-19 wave combined with influenza

LABOUR CALLS FOR FREE FLU JABS FOR OVER-50S TO PREVENT SECOND COVID-19 WAVE COMBINED WITH INFLUENZA

Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer said the Government owed it to the NHS to do all it could to prevent two outbreaks - of Covid-19 and...

 
 
 
Coronavirus patients are eight times more likely to suffer a stroke compared to flu patients

CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS ARE EIGHT TIMES MORE LIKELY TO SUFFER A STROKE COMPARED TO FLU PATIENTS

A new study found that, of more than 1,900 patients either in the ER or hospitalized with coronavirus, 1.6% suffered an ischemic stroke...

Stroke More Likely in COVID-19 Than Flu Patients

STROKE MORE LIKELY IN COVID-19 THAN FLU PATIENTS

COVID-19 patients had a significantly higher risk of ischemic stroke than respiratory flu patients, data from two New York City hospitals...

 
 
 
6 Things You Need To Know About Herd Immunity And COVID-19

6 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT HERD IMMUNITY AND COVID-19

“But it's good that people are getting infected, it means we're getting closer to herd immunity!” Among all the junk science and conspiracy...

Strain of swine flu virus prevalent in China has the potential to spread to humans, scientists warn 

STRAIN OF SWINE FLU VIRUS PREVALENT IN CHINA HAS THE POTENTIAL TO SPREAD TO HUMANS, SCIENTISTS WARN 

Experts from the Chinese Academy of Sciences say pigs are a 'key intermediate host' or 'mixing vessel' for viruses spreading from wild...

 
 
 
Majority of People Are Already Resistant to SARS-CoV-2

MAJORITY OF PEOPLE ARE ALREADY RESISTANT TO SARS-COV-2

According to research 1 conducted in Switzerland, SARS-CoV-2-specific antibodies are only found in the most severe cases - about 1...

A new swine flu strain with 'pandemic potential' was just found circulating in Chinese pigs

A NEW SWINE FLU STRAIN WITH 'PANDEMIC POTENTIAL' WAS JUST FOUND CIRCULATING IN CHINESE PIGS

A study reports the discovery of a new strain of influenza in pigs in Chinese slaughterhouses. The new strain is a combination of a...

 
 
 
University of Tennessee makes Covid-19 vaccine shot mandatory for students when available

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE MAKES COVID-19 VACCINE SHOT MANDATORY FOR STUDENTS WHEN AVAILABLE

The University of Tennessee has become the first one to require students and faculty to receive vaccines for the flu and Covid-19 that...

Disguised Sacha Baron Cohen Crashes Far-Right Rally With “Inject Obama With The Wuhan Flu” Sing-Along

DISGUISED SACHA BARON COHEN CRASHES FAR-RIGHT RALLY WITH “INJECT OBAMA WITH THE WUHAN FLU” SING-ALONG

Sacha Baron Cohen is at it again. The prankster crashed a far-right rally in Olympia, Washington over the weekend to sing a song about...

 
 
 
‘Inject Obama with Wuhan flu': As liberals celebrate Sacha Baron Cohen's latest stunt, reports suggest all was not as it seemed

‘INJECT OBAMA WITH WUHAN FLU': AS LIBERALS CELEBRATE SACHA BARON COHEN'S LATEST STUNT, REPORTS SUGGEST ALL WAS NOT AS IT SEEMED

‘Borat' star Sacha Baron Cohen “infiltrated” a right-wing event and posed as a racist singer, but details surrounding the stunt suggest...

Sacha Baron Cohen Crashes Far-Right Event, Has Crowd Sing Along About Injecting Obama, Fauci With “Wuhan Flu”

SACHA BARON COHEN CRASHES FAR-RIGHT EVENT, HAS CROWD SING ALONG ABOUT INJECTING OBAMA, FAUCI WITH “WUHAN FLU”

On Saturday, the comedian apparently infiltrated the “March for Our Rights 3” rally in downtown Olympia, Washington.

 
 
 
CDC, major vaccine manufacturers ramp up production of flu shots as the US braces for the potential simultaneous impact of the coronavirus and the seasonal flu

CDC, MAJOR VACCINE MANUFACTURERS RAMP UP PRODUCTION OF FLU SHOTS AS THE US BRACES FOR THE POTENTIAL SIMULTANEOUS IMPACT OF THE CORONAVIRUS AND THE SEASONAL FLU

REUTERS/James Akena Major vaccine manufactures are planning to make millions more flu vaccine doses ahead of the fall amid mounting...

8.7 million Americans may have been infected with coronavirus in MARCH, but 80% were never diagnosed

8.7 MILLION AMERICANS MAY HAVE BEEN INFECTED WITH CORONAVIRUS IN MARCH, BUT 80% WERE NEVER DIAGNOSED

A new study led by Penn State University has found that up to 10% of all outpatient visits in states such as New York, outpatient visits...

 
 
 
Trump says 'Kung Flu' is one of the names for COVID-19 at his rally in Tulsa

TRUMP SAYS 'KUNG FLU' IS ONE OF THE NAMES FOR COVID-19 AT HIS RALLY IN TULSA

REUTERS/Leah Millis Trump said that "Kung Flu," a racist term, is "one of "19 or 20" names that people use to describe COVID-19. "By...

IMPLEMENTING SEQUENCE-BASED ANTIGENIC DISTANCE CALCULATION INTO IMMUNOLOGICAL SHAPE SPACE MODEL

In 2009, a novel influenza vaccine was distributed worldwide to combat the H1N1 influenza “swine flu” pandemic. However, antibodies...

 
 
 
3 ways that schools reacted to the 1918 influenza pandemic that can help officials dealing with COVID-19

3 WAYS THAT SCHOOLS REACTED TO THE 1918 INFLUENZA PANDEMIC THAT CAN HELP OFFICIALS DEALING WITH COVID-19

PhotoQuest/Getty Images Mary Battenfeld is a historian and clinical professor of American and New England Studies at Boston University. Battenfeld...

CDC: Americans should get flu vaccine, especially if 2nd COVID-19 wave hits

CDC: AMERICANS SHOULD GET FLU VACCINE, ESPECIALLY IF 2ND COVID-19 WAVE HITS

Officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said this year, it's especially important for Americans to get a flu...