According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, some 80,000 Americans died during the brutal 2017-18 flu season, including 183 children who died from flu or flu-related causes, the highest number since the CDC starting keeping records on nationwide pediatric influenza deaths in 2004.
The CDC recommends everyone six months of age and older get their flu vaccine now to be protected. Women who got vaccinated are also saving their children from the flu before and after birth. "A flu vaccine offers the best defense against getting flu and spreading it to others", the CDC warns. The Public Health Centre in the provincial building will be offering clinics from 9 a.m.to 4 p.m. weekdays this season.
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"This weekend alone between our walk-in and our first flu clinic, we vaccinated over 250 people", Moise said.
In DuPage County, 167 people were admitted to hospital intensive care units with flu-related complications during the 2017-18 season, which was up almost 100 cases from the previous year. MA has seen at least 80 lab-confirmed cases of influenza so far, which is typical for this time of year. She said the vaccine is updated to protect against viruses it is believed will be circulating during the upcoming season. "This includes the elderly, young children, pregnant women and people with chronic medical conditions", explained Dr al-Khal. So even if you've never had the flu before or you think you're too healthy to get it, don't gamble because your luck may eventually run out. Experts say the shot is the best method available to protect yourself and your family against the flu. If you have the choice, doctors say the shot has been found to be more effective than the nasal spray in preventing the flu. "The chances are the flu vaccine will lessen the severity of the cold".
While it may not always be the case that a mild season down under translates to a mild season in the northern hemisphere, the fact remains that last year's severe season in Australia foreshadowed our own. "There were a number of deaths a year ago during the flu season and I'd like not to die from the flu". Not true. Flu vaccines contain either killed or weakened virus that are not capable of causing the flu.