What Will COVID-19 Mean For The Upcoming Flu Season?

Doctor With Flu Sample
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By NewsRadio 1080 KRLD

As the nation tries to navigate through the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, we now prepare to deal with the traditional flu season.

There has been much debate over how the double whammy of COVID-19 and influenza could complicate the situation even more.

You may wonder - should I get that flu shot early? 

Dr. Benjamin Singer is a pulmonary and critical care specialist at Northwestern University.  He addressed some of the most-asked questions on COVID-19 and the flu as he talked with KRLD's Chris Sommer.