How did Sweden tackle the Spanish flu a century ago?
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How did Sweden tackle the Spanish flu a century ago?

Almost exactly a hundred years ago another pandemic raged across the world. The disease, known as the Spanish flu, had an extremely high – and unusual – death toll, mostly affecting young, healthy people. What did the Swedish government at the time do to curb the spread of the virus? How successful was their strategy? And: are there any take-aways for today's coronavirus crisis?