. In Case You’ve Missed It Can you get COVID and the flu at the same time? « JO LEE MAGAZINE

NPR – The answer is: Yes, it can happen. There’s plenty of evidence of people testing positive for, say, COVID and the flu or flu and RSV simultaneously. “Absolutely, you can catch more than one virus at the same time,” says Dr. Tina Tan, a pediatric infectious disease specialist at Northwestern University. “We’ve had kids that have actually had three different viruses. Some of them come in with RSV. They’ve also had influenza and enterovirus. There have been other kids who have presented with COVID and influenza.” The risk for multiple infections is especially high this year because so many viruses have been surging together.

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