Flu On The Rise Across Michigan: Still Time To Get Vaccinated

First case of flu confirmed in the city

There were no recent cases of H1N1 in Jackson County, Landrum said. "But it's odd that in the Southeast, the H3N2 virus is more common".

Arkansas recorded 227 deaths last flu season, which was the most on record for the past three decades. When that strain predominated, almost 1 million Americans were hospitalized and 80,000 died.

This year's flu season started earlier than usual, according to reports from the Public Health Agency of Canada.

Officials said that as the "season" continues to ramp up, it is important to take preventive steps to keep yourself healthy.

"She was a handsome little girl", her mother said.

"The numbers that we're seeing right now we would normally see at the end of January", she said.

The CDC doesn't track adult deaths from flu, but they do keep tabs on pediatric deaths. Nationally 13 children have died from the flu, none of which were from Virginia. Overall, approximately 882 cases have been confirmed in Louisville Metro this flu season, which is up from just 179 cases confirmed at the same time in the previous flu season.

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Klopp remained calm after the game, however, and insisted the position on which Liverpool find themselves is still superb. You could see that, especially in the first half, we won a lot of duels, important duels, too.

Overall, doctors said the best way to avoid the flu is to get your flu shot. Still, most Albertans don't get vaccinated.

Health officials say if you haven't already, you should get the flu shot. "It's especially recommended for elderly people over the age of 65 and for anybody else who has any comorbidity or health condition that would make them more vulnerable", says Rock.

"It does seem to be a pretty good match, but it's important to know that even in years when the flu vaccine is not a flawless match it still gives your immune system a little bit of a lesson of how to fight these viruses", Pedati said.

Waukesha County has seen six hospitalizations for the flu. It peaks between December and February.

"It's so easy to keep in your purse, in your pocket", she said.

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), there has been increased flu activity in the United States.

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