To: jellybean; Lion's Cub
1918 Spanish Flu also exhibited unusually high mortality among the young (up to young adults in that case.) The speculation is that they had the weakest resistance, because they had never been exposed to similar strains of flu.
Thanks for the flag.
I owe the CDC an apology I guess. I hadn't heard that they were investigating, and I just posted a rant about it on another thread. Better go back and eat some crow :)
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