"Pregnant women and their young infants are at high risk for serious complications from the flu", said Dr. Clint Koenig, medical director of the Ohio Department of Health. They consider findings from recent influenza respiratory mortality studies, including by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The other two states seeing high influenza volumes are MS and Louisiana.
So far this flu season, New York has had 1,820 laboratory-confirmed cases of influenza in 54 counties and all five boroughs of New York City. The case rate for Georgetown County was 32 per 100,000, while Florence County had 31.
The latest data from the CDC shows Louisiana, Mississippi, and SC have some most active and most widespread flu activity in the nation.
According to a collaborative multinational study involving the CDC and published this week in the Lancet, a British journal, between 291,000 and 646,000 people worldwide die from seasonal influenza-related respiratory illnesses each year, higher than a previous estimate of 250,000 to 500,000.
Flu vaccine is available at Southcoast Health Urgent Care centers in Dartmouth, Fairhaven, Wareham and Seekonk, or ask your physician.
To fight the flu, the CDC and local health department recommends getting a flu vaccine, taking everyday preventive actions to stop the spread of germs and taking flu antiviral drugs if your doctor prescribes them.
The majority of people hit by the flu this season will recover; however, hundreds of thousands of others won't be as lucky.
Influenza A (H1N1), A (H3N2), and one or two influenza B viruses (depending on the vaccine) are included in each year's influenza vaccine.
The flu is already wreaking havoc on some Oklahoma communities this season.
The flu vaccine generally reduces the risk of the overall population contracting influenza by 40-60 per cent, but this year's shot isn't much help in protecting people from one of the most active, severe strains circulating: the H3N2 virus. In the event you get vaccinated and still get the flu, which is admittedly possible, the flu shot may make your illness milder, which would be greatly appreciated by anyone who has experienced influenza.
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A nurse administers a drip to flu patients at a hospital in Beijing on December 12, 2005, as the winter malady is causing hospitals to be packed with flu patients.
The average price in MI on December 11 was 26.2% - $2.513 a gallon for regular and $3.171 for premium, according to. While some vehicles are created to run on premium octane gas, others just recommend it.
The Packers cut the deficit to 21-14 on a 1-yard run by Jamaal Williams with 12:54 to play to finish off a 75-yard drive. Six plays later Hundley threw a 25-yard touchdown pass to Adams to win the game.
A company spokesperson confirmed the feature was skipped from the start on these devices but didn't elaborate the "why" part. For the record, the OnePlus 5T can stream in a higher resolution than SD on YouTube .
While detractors claim this hurts his chances at fostering a peace agreement between the Palestinian Authority and Israel, U.S. A member of his administration, however, is now saying that those women, too, deserve to have their voices heard.
Lifetime, a go-to for sappy Christmas movies, tweeted that they were happy to welcome the Christmas Prince viewers with open arms. Meanwhile, Netflix has defended their tweet, saying it doesn't identify individual users, as per a report by the BBC .
But she is trying to keep as much information private because she does not want anyone to find out the identity of her surrogate . After things calmed down, the oldest of the clan explained that she didn't want her relationship to be featured on the show.
IS fighters overran almost a third of Iraqi territory, including Mosul, the country's second largest city, in the summer of 2014. Funk II, commander of Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR).
Lake Erie waves churn as second round of winter weather arrives
Accumulation of more than 10 inches are possible over that period in southern Erie, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus and Wyoming counties. The National Weather Service issued winter weather advisories and winter storm warnings on Monday for over two dozen counties.
Some People Aren't Happy About Gigi Hadid's Armpit Hair
The model put her own spin on the calendar's workout theme by declaring it "freeform day" at the beginning of her video . All month long, the magazine's been counting down the days until Christmas with a supermodel video for each day.
Hundreds of HP computers came with an accidental keylogger
If you don't know your HP laptop's model, you can check for a sticker underneath the laptop that might contain the model number. Check here for the full list , and the relevant updated driver you should download and install to cure the problem.
Anti-US protest over Jerusalem turns violent in Lebanon
Most countries consider East Jerusalem, which Israel annexed after capturing it in a 1967 war, to be occupied territory. Lebanese Communist Party head Hanna Gharib addressed the demonstrators, calling the USA " the enemy of Palestine ".
Colts fall to the Bills after snowy game in Buffalo
But he's a heck of a player he really is. "It's just one of those things where people smell blood in the water", Pagano said. The Bills benched Taylor before their November 19 game against the in favor of Peterman, a fifth-round draft pick in 2017.
Missed Field Goal Seals Army's 14-13 Win Over Navy
On Saturday, Army and Navy met once again in Philadelphia with the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy on the line. That meant 21 carries for 94 yards from Bradshaw and 12 carries for 57 yards by Woolfolk, the fullback.