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COVID-19 measures appear to be suppressing influenza

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Ken Flowe

(Willmar MN-) One benefit of all the precautions against COVID-19 is that it seems to be helping keep influenza numbers down. Carris Health Director of Nursing Kathy Dillon says they have seen some cases of the flu in Willmar, but not as much as a typical fall...

...Carris Rice Emergency Room Director Ken Flowe says masks seem to be the key...

...Unlike COVID-19, there is a flu shot available and people are encouraged to get one as soon as possible so health officials don't have to deal with COVID-19 and the flu at the same time.

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