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Mild Winters Raise Risk of Flu Epidemics

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- 1933 days ago -
Warm years limit flu transmission, but that makes us more susceptible to the virus the following season, explains Sherry Towers at Arizona State University, meaning health authorities have to watch for severe epidemics as climate changes.

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Lindsay Kemp (6)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 5:46 am
So next year shouldn't be a problem in the UK, right?

Teresa W (782)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 7:08 am
In Poland we've known this for years. :-)

James Merit (144)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 9:05 pm
Thank you.
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