‘Trust the science, leave politics out of it’: Doctor warns of co-infections

Entering flu season brings its own set of risks each year, but Dr. Rutul Dalal’s biggest concern this year is co-infections between COVID-19 and the flu.

He urges the public to continue to mask and social distance, emphasizing that health experts still don’t know what the effects of getting both viruses at the same time would be.


  • Anne Reiner has been a journalist for over eight years. She lives in Lycoming County and founded On the PULSE to create a new and engaging way to bring local news to the region of Northcentral, Pennsylvania.

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