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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

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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…



Markham Heid

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