You can get your flu shot from your healthcare provider, at many local pharmacies, or at Public Health Department clinics. That means if your child is exposed to B/Victoria, there's a 58% chance that their flu shot will be well matched to protect against it. The flu vaccine is reportedly only a 34% match with influenza A H3N2 viruses-but that strand isn't much of a concern, since it only represents a small percentage of total viruses.
The biggest takeaway here is that this year's flu shot isn't a great match for the leading virus out there right now: B/Victoria-in fact, it's the first time in 27 years that an influenza B virus has dominated the flu season so early on.
It should be noted the flu strains circulating to date are incorporated in the vaccine that's been administered here in Quebec, and it's not too late to get the vaccine.
The clinical institution says they've been receiving a high quantity of flu sufferers in precisely the final two weeks.
The CDC estimates a total of 4,800 flu deaths have occurred nationwide, including 32 pediatric deaths reported this season.
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You can view a weekly flu report from this season from the ADH by following this link. The OC Well being Care Company confirmed that a 65-year-customary man from Tustin who had underlying medical conditions died of complications connected to influenza B infection.
So far this year Winnebago County has seen 600 cases of the flu, 200 of those occurred in the last week.
Getting the shot can reduce flu illnesses, doctor visits, missed work and school due to flu, as well as prevent flu-related hospitalizations.
The flu vaccine is recommended for everyone six months old and older, including pregnant women.