Flu death total increases after 5 more confirmed in Nevada

Flu season starts in Pakistan here’s how to protect yourself

A notification was issued on January 10.

There have been 25-hundred reported cases of influenza in North Dakota, whereas this time previous year there were 870.

Private health care providers, meanwhile, were encouraged to procure the influenza vaccine through private distributors in order to provide for the general population.Vaccination for influenza is recommended annually (before the start of the flu season). "This is likely due to the predominance of influenza B/Victoria and influenza A (H1N1) pdm09 viruses, which are more likely to affect children and younger adults than the elderly".

"The only thing predictable about flu is that it's unpredictable", he said.

A CDC expert told the Washington Post that despite this year's flu vaccine not being a match with this particular strain of the flu, a vaccine could still be beneficial. "60 percent of hospitalizations have been under the age of 65".

"What we're seeing is the number of deaths and hospitalizations are farther during this time of year".

During the last five flu seasons, only one influenza-related death occurred among children in Idaho, according to the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare.

Haupt stressed to reporters Friday that the best way to prevent the flu from spreading is to get vaccinated. "It is not too late to get the vaccine, plenty of supplies available and it is safe", Haupt said".



Latest news

BOE governor hints at interest rate cut if weakness persists
Most economists believe that previous year the economy succeeded to achieve growth in excess of 1%. It comes amid forecasts that GDP growth in the final three months of the year stalled .

Bye, Ricky Gervais: Poehler, Fey to host 2021 Golden Globes
Fey, who created and starred in 30 Rock , is creating and executive-producing an NBC comedy starring Ted Danson as an L.A. mayor. Fey and Poehler previously hosted the Globes from 2013-15 and received praise from actors and critics alike.

Ilhan Omar, Jim Banks clash over PTSD claim
Lars brings on Congressman Jim Banks of IN to discuss what Ilhan Omar's comments meant to him and others who have served now dealing with PTSD.

Heat's Jimmy Butler, Pacers' T.J. Warren fined for altercation
Warren grabbed Butler by the left arm and spun him around as Butler went for a potential layup with 6:29 remaining in the third quarter.

Within Seconds: 2 illegal Maradu flats brought down by controlled implosion
The 19-floor H2O Holy Faith apartment complex with 90 flats was demolished first at 11 AM using implosion technology. At 11.42 a.m., the first block of Alfa Serene flats came down and a minute later, the second block also came down.

Other news