A pandemic upside: The flu virus became less diverse, simplifying the task of making flu shots

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Now if we all wore a mask when we were sick we could kill a bunch of pesky bugs. Asian countries have been doing it for decades.


I’m sure I saw a headline earlier about how some strains may potentially have died out due to lockdowns and not being transmitted.


For this year and maybe the next, maybe. Once people start relaxing masking and distancing, the flu population will recover and it’s mutations will pick right back up.


Isn’t it funny that the flu has been kinda…’optional’ this whole time?


Until that bitch mutates again