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Flu season turns deadly: Six have died in hospital from the illness

Flu season turns deadly: Six have died in hospital from the illness

"It's not too late in the season to get your flu shot", said Wilma Wooten, M.D., M.P.H., County public health officer.

The child, from the central region of the state, died in late December.

The Florida Department of Health provides free shots for children in Lee County.

Authorities say flu activity across New Jersey is high, so it's important for those who have not yet done so to get a flu shot.

Flu vaccine critics, including naturopathy practitioners, argue that mercury, detergents and other additives sometimes packed into the shots can do more harm than good. (Lab-confirmed cases represent a small percentage of all flu cases, often just the ones that require hospitalization). Influenza can have symptoms such as fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, muscle or body aches, headaches and fatigue, public health officials said. "In addition, we have vaccinated against this strain of H1N1 in 2009 and every year since", says Dr. Warshawsky.

There have been flu-related deaths in other states, with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reporting a widespread presence of the flu virus in at least about half of the country.

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"CDC monitors flu viruses because changes can impact the effectiveness of flu vaccine".

This flu season, which started September 1, is an H1N1 season, and Shahab said health officials are seeing higher rates of the illness among children under the age of five now than in H3N2 seasons.

Overall, there have been 2,083 cases reported this flu season, down from 10,335 at this time previous year.

The CDC warns individuals that flu symptoms come on suddenly.

NCT03180801 is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled single-center trial of 123 subjects in collaboration with to assess the efficacy and safety of two different formulation and dosing regimens of FLU-v vaccine administered in healthy adults.

"We're definitely seeing the H1N1 virus in both adults and children this year".

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An estimated 80,000 people died during the 2017-2018 flu season, according to the CDC.

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People with symptoms should stay at home and children should not attend school if showing signs of flu, he said.

The flu spreads "mainly by droplets made when people with flu cough, sneeze or talk".

Pregnant women or people with medical conditions related to their heart, lungs or immune system are encouraged to ask their primary care provider about antiviral medication as soon as they get symptoms.

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