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Flu hospitalizations in Pueblo spike

Flu hospitalizations in Pueblo spike

"The CDC is definitely telling everybody to still get the flu shot, that there is a benefit", Grayson said, may it be faster recovery time, milder symptoms and more.

The flu epidemic is growing in North Carolina, with 26 deaths now linked to the virus after four more deaths were reported last week. "I wouldn't interfere with [anyone] taking them, because we don't know everything, but personally, I wouldn't spend a lot of money on things that haven't been shown to shorten the duration". Three weeks ago, there were 452 cases. It is the state's first pediatric flu death this season.

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Since flu season started - October 1 - the rate of hospitalizations has been 13.7 per 100,000 people in the U.S. The highest hospitalization rates are among people 65 and older (56.6 per 100,000), followed by adults 50-64 (15.4 per 100,000) and children younger than 5 (9.9 per 100,000), the CDC reported. The review included people over the age of 65, McDowell said.

The Houston and Austin areas are also seeing high volumes of patients.

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BORDERS MSP Christine Grahame is urging locals to take up the offer of a free flu vaccination.

The Government's plan for flu pandemic stated: "Scientific modelling estimates that the United Kingdom could experience up to 750,000 additional deaths over the course of a pandemic".

"Normally in a season, we'll see a peak of influenza A happening some time towards the end of December or through January", Murti said Monday. This month, HISD reported 16 reports of flu-like illness with students and just one confirmed case so far.

Last week's survey ranked Iowa second nationwide in terms of flu activity.

Insights ought not to be extrapolated from year-to-date flu data. Even if you get the flu this year, having the shot can decrease the length and severity of your symptoms.

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"I think one of the biggest reasons we are seeing some of the young people dying is because they're being misdiagnosed", Dr. Manny Alvarez, Fox News senior managing health editor, said. Perkins advises those individuals to take special precautions.

Prof Dingwall said: "The jab is not as effective because it is a new strain of flu".

Flu vaccines are covered by most insurance plans.

"After the holiday season, it can be particularly hard to find influenza vaccine" said Dusty Warden, outreach coordinator for Immunize El Paso.

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