As the influenza season progresses, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) publishes estimates…
In 1918, most correspondence was written by hand or typed. It was all on paper. Today, it is mostly digital. Here we share a letter from 1918 about the influenza pandemic and, at the end of the blog post, a social media posting about the coronavirus situation from a random person online.
The novel coronavirus disease has been given an official name. So what goes into a name? Viruses and their diseases are named in different ways.
A new subclade of type B influenza has been identified, and it is probably the reason why — for the first time in 27 years — type B influenza is the predominant virus in the seasonal flu epidemic.
Entrevista de una hora con la historiadora Beatriz Cano sobre la experiencia en México de la pandemia de gripe/influenza en 1918.