Researchers still cannot say why flu mostly disappeared in Shanghai after the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Bloomberg Researchers still cannot say why flu mostly disappeared in Shanghai after the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Bloomberg
Researchers still cannot say why flu mostly disappeared in Shanghai after the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Bloomberg
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Did Covid-19 help stamp out flu in China’s biggest city?

  • The incidence of influenza dropped to almost zero in Shanghai after the coronavirus outbreak last year, a new study finds
  • Simple preventive measures introduced to contain the pandemic might have been the key but more research needed, experts say

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Researchers still cannot say why flu mostly disappeared in Shanghai after the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Bloomberg Researchers still cannot say why flu mostly disappeared in Shanghai after the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Bloomberg
Researchers still cannot say why flu mostly disappeared in Shanghai after the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Bloomberg
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