Flu After 65

Flu After 65: Your Doctor May Miss It

Article from WebMD – By Kathleen Doheny

January 31, 2018 — Older adults always get hit hard with flu, with up to 85% of flu deaths usually happening in those age 65 and older, the CDC says.

Yet doctors are less likely to order a flu test for adults in that age group, and they could miss diagnosing the flu, new research finds.

Flu symptoms in older adults can differ from those of younger people, continue….


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