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Will bird flu epidemics happen every year now?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Douglas Arenberg
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
We haven't actually had a bird flu epidemic recently.
There have been sporadic cases around the world. Epidemic influenza is a regular global occurrence, but the strains in circulation for the last few years have not come from the avian flu virus that got so much press attention. Get a yearly flu-shot. Wash your hands a lot, and that is your best defense against all forms of influenza.

In brief: No
We haven't actually had a bird flu epidemic recently.
There have been sporadic cases around the world. Epidemic influenza is a regular global occurrence, but the strains in circulation for the last few years have not come from the avian flu virus that got so much press attention. Get a yearly flu-shot. Wash your hands a lot, and that is your best defense against all forms of influenza.
Dr. Douglas Arenberg
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: On and off
For many many years.

In brief: On and off
For many many years.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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