This means that therapeutic estrogens, like the estrogen given to women during menopause, might eventually be used to fight the flu. But, according to the world of social media, these study results mean that, MEN WERE RIGHT ALL ALONG and totally get hardcore "Man Flu" and should be pitied as they moan in their underwear, hiding under a blanket.
Take the findings as you will. Sorry, Dad.
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