Five common misconceptions about seasonal flu

Gatherer, Derek (2014) Five common misconceptions about seasonal flu. The Conversation.

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Abstract

It’s that time of the year again. You probably think I mean Christmas, but as a virologist the sight of glitter, fairy lights and moulting pine trees immediately makes me think of the flu season. And if there’s one thing that can ruin your family’s Christmas, it’s the arrival of that particular unwanted guest. But there are lots of myths around about flu. Here’s a quick guide to some common knowledge that actually turns out to be wrong.

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Journal Article
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The Conversation
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01 Oct 2020 15:25
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