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Wellness & CareHealth News › “Will the 2020 Flu Season Be as Dangerous as Last Year’s? Here’s How to Protect Yourself”
February 26, 2020

“Will the 2020 Flu Season Be as Dangerous as Last Year’s? Here’s How to Protect Yourself”

“Will the 2020 Flu Season Be as Dangerous as Last Year’s? Here’s How to Protect Yourself”
Allure.com

February 5, 2020 – Dr. Sandra Kesh, Deputy Medical Director and infectious diseases specialist, shares information about this year’s flu season.

“While the coronavirus is getting a lot of attention because it’s new, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that more than 19 million Americans have fallen ill with the flu so far this season, including 180,000 who ended up in the hospital. About 10,000 Americans have died, including more than 60 children,” says infectious disease specialist and deputy medical director at WestMed Medical Group Sandra Kesh.

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