Fun with Spanish Flu Myths

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(author note: this pic is from a photo archive of Spanish Flu victims. One of the dangerous aspects of this epidemic is that it could kill within hours, even a young, healthy subject.)

https://sciencebasedmedicine.org/fun-with-spanish-flu-myths/

This article explores the 1918-1919 Spanish Flu Epidemic. It offers some historical, medical, and social insight on one of the most virulent strains of pathogens to take down a significant portion of the population.  Apparently, the battle against misinformation is an on-going one.

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