US Prepares for Second Wave of Flu as Coronavirus Fears Rise
|02/15/2020||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
U.S. health officials are preparing for a second wave of the winter flu season, complicated this year by similarities between flu symptoms and those of the coronavirus that has killed more than 1,500 in China and spread fear around the world.
A first round of seasonal flu, caused by a strain of influenza B, named B-Victoria for the city in which it was discovered, peaked in the United States in late December and then dropped off, according to the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
However, the CDC says a second round of flu began in late January, read more >>>