Has Covid-19 Been Worse Than the 1918 Influenza Pandemic?

Turns out that most stock photo results for “1918 flu” these days are masks. Go figure. Source: Pexels

Throughout the seemingly endless time period since March 2020, there has been one comparison made more than any other — Covid-19 vs the 1918 “Spanish flu” influenza pandemic. While there have been other pandemics in modern history, with serious…

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