The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported last week that flu season officially reached epidemic level and data this week shows influenza is now widespread in 43 states – up from 36 just last week.
There are some simple and effective strategies to keep healthy this flu season.
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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.
A report issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta indicates that younger Americans were especially affected by influenza this season.
Medical experts and officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta said that vaccination rates among American adults are far lower than they ought to be.
A new study has found that fever treatments may cause thousands of more flu deaths each season.
Flu season is ramping up, with illness widespread in at least 35 states. That’s up from 25 in the previous week.
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