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UCLA Health pathologist Shangxin Yang explains what happens to the body's cells when viruses attack.
Some viruses will keep getting you sick even after you've recovered
Public health specialists stress the importance of wearing masks
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Children under the age of 5 are more likely to be hospitalized from influenza (flu) complications than those in other age groups. Annual flu vaccines are the best way to protect your child and family from the flu. Seasonal Influenza Seasonal influenza is a contagious, but preventable, [...]