COVID-19 is unlike anything in our lifetime. But the president has repeatedly compared it to the H1N1 swine flu outbreak of 2009. Here’s why it’s different, and much more dangerous. Sign up for ProPublica’s weekly newsletter: http://propub.li/2oyN8DY Follow ProPublica on Twitter: http://propub.li/1fFfkwy Follow ProPublica on Facebook: http://propub.ca/1EIvjjF
Coronavirus vs. Flu: Key Differences in Spread While the symptoms of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and influenza (flu) are similar, there are some key differences that makes COVID-19 much more dangerous. In this :30 video, Denver Health’s Chief Medical Officer and Chief Nursing Officer explain why the new coronavirus is a much bigger threat than […]
Former Seattle resident Fritzi Bryant lives in an assisted living facility in Yakima. She’s one of Washington state’s oldest residents and one of the few still alive who remembers the Spanish flu of 1918. Like the coronavirus, the Spanish flu was a global pandemic. At least 50 million people died from it between 1918 and […]
As COVID-19 spreads, it’s easy to draw comparisons between novel coronavirus and the Spanish flu pandemic of the early 20th century — but there are some key differences. WCPO’s Kristyn Hartman delves into the facts and myths behind both pandemics.
Doctors Elaine Chin + Elizabeth Goldspink and Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health Dr. Eileen de Villa, join us to discuss how to protect yourself this cold and flu season – plus, what you need to know about the novel Coronavirus. Cityline is the longest running and most successful daytime show for women in North American […]
In this video we take you through the infection rate of the flu, 5G, smoking and Coronavirus. Modelling and explaining the benefits of social distancing. COMPANION VIDEOS 5G and Coronavirus Analysis: https://youtu.be/3dGe2FXOQOw How to Protect Yourself with Masks: https://youtu.be/ftm6aKaf0IM Dealing with Mental Health and Coronavirus: https://youtu.be/e1F0EyiR7eQ Can You Reuse Your Mask: https://youtu.be/hCucUd5KeJo REFERENCES What is […]
The death toll from the coronavirus outbreak is now more than 600. So far, nearly all of the deaths have occurred in mainland China. Despite the virus’s rapid spread, many experts are calling for calm. They warn that while the outbreak is worrying, the global danger from flu is just as serious. Experts complain that […]
Dr. Virginia Bieluch talks with WFSB about the differences between Coronavirus and the Flu.
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Coronavirus vs. Flu: Identifying the Symptoms Denver Health Medical Director of Infection Prevention Heather Young, M.D. explains how the symptoms of the novel coronavirus can be similar to flu symptoms, and who is most at risk. Denver Health has evaluated and is prepared to evaluate patients who come into the hospital with symptoms of the […]