Flu: What speaks for a heavy wave – and what against it | Miscellaneous

Influenza Flu: What speaks for a heavy wave – and what against it 25.10.2021, 19:07 | Reading time: 6 minutes The real flu is a serious respiratory illness and should not be confused with a cold. Photo: Maurizio Gambarini / dpa M√ľnster There were hardly any flu cases in the past year. There are signs […]

Flu: What speaks for a heavy wave – and what against it

Influenza Flu: What speaks for a heavy wave – and what against it 25.10.2021, 19:07 | Reading time: 6 minutes The real flu is a serious respiratory illness and should not be confused with a cold. Photo: Maurizio Gambarini / dpa There were hardly any flu cases in the past year. There are signs that […]

The flu is getting worse this year: you need to know this

1. What are the expectations? Bentvelsen: “The forecasts are not rosy. We know from calculations that it could be an earlier and more severe flu wave. We may have to deal with two flu waves: a second wave at the end of this year and at the beginning of next year. We have not had […]

Flu variants extinct due to the Covid-19 pandemic

29. September 2021 21:25 Robert Klatt The infection control measures and travel restrictions during the Covid-19 pandemic have led to the extinction of some variants of the flu. Paradoxically, the coming flu waves will therefore be stronger than before. Hongkong (China). The numerous protective measures as part of the Covid 19 pandemic led to an […]

Pandemic Decimated Flu Variants – Science Spectrum

The failed flu waves of 2020 and 2021 have far-reaching evolutionary consequences for the virus. The dramatically lower number of infections worldwide presumably made a significant number of virus lines disappear – including possibly even a variant contained in the current vaccination against flu. This is reported by a working group led by Vijaykrishna Dhanasekaran […]