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Strep infections and not the flu virus itself may have killed most people during the 1918 influenza pandemic, which suggests some of the most dire predictions about a new pandemic may be exaggerated, U.S. researchers said on Thursday.
Originally posted by Morningglory
Is this overuse of antibiotics lowering people's resistance? Couldn't this in itself cause this new flu to be worse in those that have been over prescribed antibiotics?