Warmer weather may decrease influenza transmission

04/12/2012 | MyHealthNewsDaily.com

It's possible that warmer weather inhibits influenza survival and transmission and a general warming trend could mean fewer influenza infections. However, several factors are involved in influenza transmission, including hygiene, population dynamics interactions and humidity, so predictions can't be based only on temperature, cautions Christopher Olsen, a professor of public health at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine.

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