The CDC estimates that there were 45 million cases of the flu an

Avalon - The CDC estimates that there were 45 million cases of the flu and 61,000 deaths during the 2017 - 2018 flu season, a mortality rate of 0.14%. The current mortality rate for the coronvirus is 3.3%. This pandemic in the United States is almost 25 times more deadly than the flu in 2017 - 2018.

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8/12/2020