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He was 21 and fit. He tried to push
through the flu — and it killed him.

Tampa Bay Times, by Staff

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Posted By:Hazymac, 1/12/2018 9:33:40 AM

Kyler Baughman seemed to be the face of fitness. The 21-year-old aspiring personal trainer filled his Facebook page with photos of himself riding motorbikes and lifting weights. He once posted an image of a kettlebell with a skeleton, reading: "CrossFit, hard to kill." So when he came down with the flu last month, his mother said, he possibly assumed he simply needed some rest. "I think he thought, ´I just got the flu; I´ll be all right,´ " his mother, Beverly Baughman, told NBC affiliate WPXI. But days after Christmas, Kyler Baughman was worse - coughing and running a fever, his family told the

I had influenza when I was 24, and thought it was going to kill me before the fever broke. It´s best to have your flu shot.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Ribald1, 1/12/2018 9:57:43 AM     (No. 11507798)

Headline is a lie, clickbait.
He went to the hospital and died of the flu.
200,000-500,000 die from the flu every year.
Many more in years with a major outbreak.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Highlander, 1/12/2018 9:57:55 AM     (No. 11507799)

I read about the flu epidemic of 1918 that killed so many young men, especially soldiers at home, from the War, in the U.S. What was discovered that the virus itself was not that virulent, but it was able to trigger the antibodies to over-react and literally kill the victim. Youth was a factor. The more healthy and fit were most susceptible to the disease. Ironically, the so-called weak and elderly fared far better.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: wendybird, 1/12/2018 10:07:21 AM     (No. 11507810)

Influenza in general doesn’t kill people. It is the secondary bacterial infection and sepsis that kill people. If used early Tamiflu may help and antibiotics are lifesaving.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Donna M, 1/12/2018 10:36:17 AM     (No. 11507849)

This is so sad, but a prime case of listening to your body and not thinking you are indestructible.

I had my worst cases of flu as a younger person. Turned out the worst topped the flu with a bacterial infection and possible food poisoning. I was within a hairsbreadth of being admitted to the hospital. My brother, a doctor, pumped me full of oral antibiotics and I got through.

As an athlete and personal trainer, he had a lot of bodily contact with gym surfaces (germ ridden) and people. He would find it hard to keep clean even if he were scrupulous about washing hands, taking care on touching surfaces, not touching his eyes and mouth, and using professional level bacterial wipes on surfaces.

If you continue to run a high fever, get to a doctor. Fast. FYI I react badly to all flu vaccines and haven´t had one for years--and this year´s doesn´t work against this year´s flu.

#2, There´s new research published by Kyle Harper in a new book, based upon descriptions in contemporary accounts, that something like the Spanish Flu may have been one of the plagues that brought down the Roman Empire -- the so called ´Plague of Cyprian´ starting AD 249. https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/11/solving-the-mystery-of-an-ancient-roman-plague/543528/

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Reply 5 - Posted by: dolphin, 1/12/2018 11:04:06 AM     (No. 11507886)

I wonder if this man wasn´t using amino acids to increase his muscles. Those almost always contain large amounts of arginine, an amino acid which feeds viruses.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/12/2018 11:52:30 AM     (No. 11507953)

One of my uncles died of the Spanish flu onboard one of the last troop ships to head for France in WWI. (As it turned out, those troops were not needed. Irony.) One thing that contributed to the fatality rate was crowded conditions. This was certainly true on that troop ship.

My father was in South Carolina in an Army camp when he got that flu. He was in very bad condition. A nurse who was fond of him told him he’d never get well in that ward and moved his bed outdoors. Out of the crowded flu-ridden ward where he’d been getting worse. He improved. He got well. He lived to be 88.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/12/2018 11:54:06 AM     (No. 11507957)

The young man in the article did try to tough it out and get through the flu. He finally became so ill that he had to be hospitalized. The headline is essentially correct.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 1/12/2018 12:42:56 PM     (No. 11508011)

Wife recently had this strain, and it was bad. Lingered for weeks before it finally broke.

The Spanish Influenza was what broke the German Army in WWI. More men died from the flu than from battle.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 1/12/2018 1:01:00 PM     (No. 11508042)

Part of the problem here I think for the young is that they are historically ignorant. They aren´t taught about the 1918 flu that killed so many people worldwide.

After watching a documentary about the lack of hygiene in the WWI camps during the war, I also have to wonder if it wasn´t bird flu that killed all those millions of people. They put the tents so close to the chicken coops holding the chickens that fed them, that during the winter rainy season, it is no surprise that chicken feces might have gotten into the living areas for the men.

I know that this year´s crud was probably the worst I have ever had. You have to take illness serious. You cannot just flick it off.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: lakerman1, 1/12/2018 1:04:56 PM     (No. 11508045)

Worked in a USAF hospital during the flu epidemic of 1957-58, didn´t get it.
Worked at an insurance company, 1967-68. Got the flu.
Go figure.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: jar, 1/12/2018 1:07:26 PM     (No. 11508048)

My dad had the 1918 flu and nearly died of it. He had no medical attention since his parents were Christian Scientists. The positive thing about the experience is that my dad was hardly ever sick a day in his life after that and lived to be just a couple of months short of 100 years old.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 1/12/2018 1:26:54 PM     (No. 11508088)

One thing I have discovered over the years is that flu and stomach viruses can effect my heart. Can´t ever take them for granted.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Smart11344, 1/12/2018 2:26:35 PM     (No. 11508198)

I´ve had two serious cases of what was first called Asian Flu, in 1958, seriously ill. Temp was 104.4. My old fashioned gramma gave me cold water enemas. The second was in the early 80´s. It was awful, lasted more than a week or more.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/12/2018 2:57:44 PM     (No. 11508233)

Re #13, sorry, but I had to read your Reply twice. Slowly.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: oldsfc, 1/12/2018 4:58:14 PM     (No. 11508346)

#12, my Mother was 5 years old in 1918. She was very sick. She remembered looking out the window at her home and watching the "dead wagon" come around to pick up the bodies. She lived to 96 years old.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: oldsfc, 1/12/2018 4:59:44 PM     (No. 11508348)

Sorry, I was responding to #11.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Jacksin5, 1/12/2018 5:56:21 PM     (No. 11508404)

I remember my Grandmother taking me to a grave yard outside Boston, pointing out all the gravestones with dates of death 1918.

When asked, she described it a a modern Black Death. She lost many friends and relatives that year.

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