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The Nuance

Could the Flu Shot Offer Protection Against Covid-19?

Experts say it’s more important than ever that people get the flu vaccine

Markham Heid
Elemental
Published in
6 min readAug 20, 2020

Earlier this year, a team of researchers based primarily at Johns Hopkins University examined county-level health data collected from all 50 states and the District of Columbia. The team was looking for…

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Markham Heid
Elemental

I’m a long-time contributor at TIME and other media orgs. I write mostly about health. I grew up in Michigan, but these days I live in southwest Germany.