The first pediatric flu death has been confirmed in MI for this winter season (2018-2019).
According to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, the death involves a child from Osceola County, near Cadillac, who was infected with influenza A/H1N1.
Flu is a contagious respiratory disease caused by different strains of the influenza virus and can result in mild to severe illness.
To combat the flu, Redfield urged everyone aged 6 months and older to get a flu shot.
The vaccine not only can help you avoid the flu, it can also help make illnesses less severe for those who do still get sick.
The Casper Star-Tribune reports 18 of the 27 flu-related deaths in Wyoming last season were people over 65, though one child was among those who died.
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They will not return until after Christmas, leaving federal employee families across the country wondering what comes next. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) echoed Murphy's sentiments, blaming Trump for the "truly absurd" shutdown.
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Federal courts and the Supreme Court will continue to operate using fees and other fund balances in the short term. If Congress is unable to pass a budget for the coming year, government funding will lapse at midnight Friday.
During the 2017-2018 flu season, New Mexico had more than 280 influenza (flu) and pneumonia-related deaths.
To promote its public health mission this flu season, the CDC turned to an unexpected medium - old-school computer games. Influenza A (H1N1) pdm09 viruses are predominating in most areas of the country. "I encourage all New Yorkers older than six months to get their influenza vaccine as soon as possible".
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported Influenza activity in the United States is increasing, as of December 15, 2018. And as we head into peak flu season, the vaccine looks good.
The top three reasons why they didn't want the shot were: bad side effects; thinking they'll get the flu from the shot; or thinking it doesn't work. "It takes approximately two weeks for the protection provided by vaccination to begin", the CDC said.
In the United States of America, antiviral medications and various flu vaccines are available in most pharmacies.