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This figure for flu deaths is wrong

This figure for flu deaths is wrong

This figure for flu deaths is wrong27 October 2020What was claimed The flu killed 64,000 people in 2018. Public Health England estimates that across the 2017/18 flu season there were around 22,000 deaths associated with flu in England. It adds: “The flu killed 64,000 people in this country in 2018, and you didn't bat an eye.”This figure for flu deaths is far too high, and Covid-19 meets the definition of a “real pandemic”. But this figure was for England and Wales and covered deaths from all causes, not just flu. Public Health England estimated that over the 2017/18 flu season, there were around 22,000 deaths associated with flu in England.

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