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Will COVID Get Worse This Winter?

The very first part of what might be the very first epidemiologic text ever composed starts thus: “Whoever wishes to investigate medicine properly, should proceed thus: in the first place to consider the seasons of the year.”The book is On…

Flu Season Is Coming, Probably

On Saturday early morning, I lastly rolled up my sleeve for the vaccine I’d been awaiting all summer season: my yearly influenza shot, a technological marvel that I choose to get every fall.Throughout non-pandemic times, the influenza…