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She Battled The Flu For Her Life On A College Campus05:54
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Lillian Chason on a family trip in 2008 (Photo courtesy Cate Chason).
Lillian Chason on a family trip in 2008 (Photo courtesy Cate Chason).

Even as coronavirus makes headlines, the flu season takes a heavy toll. As many as 60,000 people die of the flu each year.

WBUR's Carey Goldberg (@goldbergcarey) tells the story of one college student who battled for her life after falling ill on campus.

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This segment aired on February 18, 2020.

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Carey Goldberg is the editor of WBUR's CommonHealth section.

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