The Twindemic is Upon Us

Nov 11, 2020 12:17:00 PM / by Lone Star Family Health Communications posted in Covid-19, Influenza, Flu


Author: Alvaro Sanchez, M.D.

Flu season has arrived. This is a time public health professionals have been concerned about, and it is here. It has been several months since the COVID-19 pandemic emerged and issued a new era of mask wearing, social distancing, and public health efforts to mitigate spread of disease. Experts in the fields of public health, research, and medicine have made great strides in finding ways to combat this unprecedented coronavirus pandemic. However, there is now a dual virus threat out there; so it is important that we, individually and nationally, are more adherent to guidelines and help minimize the harm to our neighbors.

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