Checking in on the 2022-23 Flu Season

The COVID-19 pandemic shook up typical respiratory pathogens circulation trends and very nearly extinguished the 2020-2021 flu season.1 The following year also saw a somewhat suppressed flu season, but many were predicting a stronger season in 2022-2023. The respiratory season is not yet over—but so far, how has it compared to the previous two years and to historical trends?