Tag: flu season

  • Number of Flu Cases Lower Than Pre-pandemic Levels

    Number of Flu Cases Lower Than Pre-pandemic Levels

    March 21, 2022 The number of influenza cases is increasing across the United States but has not hit pre-pandemic levels, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Protection says. One of the positive side effects of the COVID pandemic was a drop in flu cases, apparently because people were isolating and social distancing. In the […]

  • Repeat of Last Year or a ‘Twindemic?’

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    Nov. 19, 2021 — Cases of the flu, that once annual viral intruder that was regularly the country’s worst annual health crisis, is showing signs of waking up again this fall. But, experts say, it is far too early to say if the country will have a normal – i.e., bad – flu season or […]