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The surprising ways your immune system adapts to the flu virus you got as a kid
Immunity continues to be an incredibly complicated concept.
Flu cases have been shockingly low during the pandemic. Here why.
It’s probably a mix of things we can, and cannot, control.
You can get COVID-19 and the flu at the same time
Here’s what you need to know this week.
You can have COVID-19 without symptoms, but what about the flu?
Just because you’re not sneezing doesn’t mean you’re not contagious.
It’s never been more important to get a flu shot
There’s a bit of good news, but the US may still suffer a particularly nasty winter.
COVID-19 may one day come and go like the flu, but we’re not there yet
For now, too few people are immune for weather to halt the novel coronavirus.
Tiny dust particles could help spread viruses like the flu
Some researchers say they deserve as much attention as aerosolized droplets.
There’s a dangerous virus brewing in pigs—but there’s no need to panic yet
Monitoring our growing livestock populations will be crucial for preventing the next pandemic.
Is it possible to boost your immune system?
Every question you’ve ever wanted to know about how not to get sick, answered.
How to prepare for a viral outbreak like COVID-19
Don’t panic. Plan.