A flu season ‘unlike any other’: State health officials warn not to skip flu shot amid coronavirus pandemic

A flu season ‘unlike any other’: State health officials warn not to skip flu shot amid coronavirus pandemic

As the country prepares for a flu season that will coincide with the coronavirus pandemic, Gov. Greg Abbott and state health officials Thursday warned that Texans shouldn’t wait to get a flu shot this year.In a news conference after a roundtable discussion with health experts, Abbott said he remains hopeful that increased social distancing amid the coronavirus pandemic will also help slow the spread of the seasonal flu.”That should lead to a flu season that is not […]
Source: Statesman