Covid lockdown: England sees fewer cases of colds, flu, and bronchitis

  title={Covid lockdown: England sees fewer cases of colds, flu, and bronchitis},
  author={Gareth Iacobucci},
Cases of common cold, flu, and other respiratory diseases in England are substantially lower than average for this time of year, GP surveillance data show. The Royal College of General Practitioners, which published the figures, derived from data from 500 practices across England,1 said that lockdown and physical distancing measures to prevent the spread of covid-19 were the probable cause of the trend. But although there were fewer respiratory diseases and other viral infections for this… 
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